Deborah "Debbie" Jeanne's Story
ONEONTA- Deborah "Debbie" Jeanne Ford, a lifelong resident of Oneonta, passed away on Aug. 13, 2017, following a period of failing health. Debbie was born on Dec. 19, 1959, and was the daughter of the late Jeanne (Russell) Ford and James Ford. Debbie was the #1 fan of the Oneonta Yankees, and then the Oneonta Tigers and was a proud member of the Oneonta Moose Lodge for many years.
Debbie was the beloved niece of Elaine Russell of Cape Neddick, Maine and William Russell (Karen) of Nassau. She is also survived by her cousins, Fred Barnes of Oneonta, friend and caregiver, Debra Lees, Sonja Mastrogiocomo of South Carolina, Kim Russell (Len Loomans) and Theo Russell of Cape Neddick, Maine, Adam Russell of Nassau, and William (Agatha) and Tessa Russell of Valatie. Deb was loved by many and will be sorely missed.
At Debbie's request, there will be no calling hours or funeral. A celebration of Debbie's Life will be held at a later date at the convenience of the family.
To light a candle or send the family an online condolence please visit www.bookhoutfuneralhome.com.
Arrangements are by the Bookhout Funeral Home, Oneonta.
Published on August 18, 2017