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Debra Kozee-Hjelm
  • In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to:
  • East Cooper Meals on Wheels
    P.O. Box 583
    Mt. Pleasant, SC 29465
  • Salvation Army
    PO Drawer 70579
    North Charleston, SC 29415

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“Dear Roy & Family of Debra!I am so saddened by the news of Debra's passing. We had several calls in the past year and I knew she was sick, but not...Read More »
1 of 5 | Posted by: Nina Froriep - New York, NY

“So sorry for your loss. I will miss Debra ”
2 of 5 | Posted by: BEATRICE STOLER - STATEN ISLAND, NY

“Roy, my wife and I send you our condolences. We wish we could be with you during these difficult times.Take care.,Jim and Roseann ”
3 of 5 | Posted by: James V Raggi Raggi - NY - Friend

“Roy I am so so sad to be writing this Please find comfort thatDebra is at piece now sending love and prayers to you ❤ ”
4 of 5 | Posted by: Kathie & Ernie Belfiore - Edison, NJ

“I have many great memories of Debra's wit, and warm welcoming on my many trips to New York. My condolences to all her family, especially to Hank and...Read More »
5 of 5 | Posted by: Anna Canty - Downers Grove, IL


Debra Kozee-Hjelm, 64, of Mount Pleasant, South Carolina, wife of Roy E.Hjelm into eternal rest Monday, April 27, 2020 at home. Services will be private. Arrangements by J. Henry Stuhr, Inc. Mount Pleasant Chapel.

Debra was born June 11, 1955 in Staten Island, New York, daughter of the late James Kozee and the late Agnes F. Sypniewski Kozee. She owned C & S International Insurance Brokers, Inc., specializing in media and entertainment clients. Debra enjoyed traveling, boating, cooking and good times spent partying with family and friends She was a life long learner and devoured information on many different topics.

She is survived by her husband, Roy Hjelm of Mt. Pleasant, SC; step-children, Michael Hjelm of Kentucky, Roy Hjelm of Louisiana, Sherry Lerme of North Carolina and Kristin Hjelm of California; brother, Robert Kozee of New Jersey; sister, Donna Sharpe of North Carolina; aunt and uncle, Hank and Rita Osowiecki of New Jersey.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to East Cooper Meals on Wheels, P. O. Box 583, Mount Pleasant, SC, 29465 or the Salvation Army, P. O. Drawer 70579, North Charleston, SC, 29415.