Deborah Bussiere\n\n1956-2023\n\nSOUTH PORTLAND—Deborah Bussiere, 66, of South Portland, died Saturday January 7, 2023 at her home.\n\nShe was born in Portland March 14, 1956 the daughter of Edward and Sara (Jordan) Collins. She grew up in Portland and attended Portland schools. Deborah worked in the laundry department at Maine medical Center for a time and also drove a taxi. When she wasn’t working, Deborah enjoyed playing BINGO and shopping for bargains. She discovered Facebook and enjoyed keeping up with her friends.\n\nDeborah was predeceased by her daughter, Kelly Benwell.\n\nShe is survived by her long-time companion, Roger Ray; her daughter, Casey Bussiere, of South Portland, her brother, Frank Waznis, of Portland; her niece, Wendy Williams, her grandchildren, Isaiah, Demetrius and Jacob Bussiere; nephews, Santino and Dominic Williams and her beloved dog, "Nikki"\n\nThere will not be any services for Deborah at this time.