Debra E. Swanda (nee: White) Age 59 of Hiram, died February 3, 2014 at her home surrounded by her loving family. She was born February 25, 1954 in Cleveland to the late Robert and Marian (Savany) White. Debra worked in Accounts Payable at Harrison Machine & Plastic in Garrettsville for 34 years. She enjoyed doing stained glass, she loved her animals and most of all spending time with her two "rockstars", Elvis and Ozzie. Her life was focused around her family.
Survivors include her husband, Timothy Swanda of Hiram, whom she married at Hiram Christian Church in 1978, her sisters, Barbara Payden, Susan (Phil) Parhamovich, Christie Hink. She was predeceased in death by her parents, sisters Judy Stewart and her step brother, William Kighplinger. A Memorial service will be held Saturday, February 22 at 11:00 AM at Hiram Christian Church, 6860 Wakefield Road, Hiram. A Gathering will be held immediately following the service. The family suggest contributions to Rescue Village, 15463 Chillicothe Road, Novelty, Ohio 44072.
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(Burr Funeral Home and Cremation Service 440-285-2182, RC 2-12-14)