Deborah Ann Jones Biondi, 70, was called home Tuesday, September 13th. Debbie was born and raised in Ellet, OH, where she graduated as a member of the class of 1970. Debbie remained a lifetime Northeast Ohio resident while establishing an over 40-year career at the Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company in Akron before retiring in 2017. Throughout Debbie’s life, she found joy in expressing her artistic creativity, listening to and sharing her excellent tastes in Classic Rock, reading the many works of Stephen King, and visiting the beach with her friends and her family. Debbie extended her love, kindness, and compassion to all at every opportunity.
Her charitable and philanthropic work served as an example to those close to her.
Deborah is preceded in death by parents Harold and Ruth Jones, brother Douglas Jones, brother-in-law Steve Mitchell, husband Joseph Biondi, and stepdaughter Susan Biondi.
She is survived by her sons Andrew (Katherine) and Daniel Hoffman; sister Diane Mitchell; stepdaughters Marsha Cain (John); Laura Heckert (Mike), Lisa Knapp; nieces Ginger, Patricia, Leah, Rachel, Stephanie, and Kathrine; grandchildren Dylan, Casey, Ayla, Dean, Jonathan, Christopher, Brittany, Courtney, Nicholas, Jacob and Joey, and her many great-grandchildren.
Deborah enjoyed a life filled with love and commitment to her Lord and Savior, Jesus Christ.
Please join us at 1 pm on Saturday, September 17th, at the Chapel in Wadsworth to celebrate her. The Chapel is located at 1391 State Rd, Wadsworth, OH 44281, and a reception will follow at 369 Third Street, Wadsworth, OH 44281. Flowers can be sent to 369 Third St, Wadsworth, OH 44281.