Kathryn I. DeBerry (Jones)

Burial Date:

August 28, 2017

Birth & Death Date:

July 13, 1953 - August 23, 2017

Funeral Home:

Hempel Funeral Home (Directions)


Hempel Funeral Home (Directions)

Kathryn I. DeBerry (nee: Jones), 64 years of age, and a resident of Wakeman, passed away Wednesday, August 23, 2017 at Metro Health Center in Cleveland following a sudden illness.

She was born July 13, 1953 in Lorain, Ohio. Kathryn was raised in Lorain, graduating from Clearview High School with the class of 1972. She had made her home in Wakeman for the last twelve years

Kathryn was employed as a teachers aid at Murray Ridge School before retiring in 2016. She was a member of Victory Baptist Temple in Elyria. Kathryn enjoyed camping with family and friends. Her greatest joy was spending time with her family.

Survivors include her husband of forty-four years Chuck DeBerry; her son Brent DeBerry of Vermilion; her daughters Tracy Justice (Ronnie) of Wakeman, Rhonda Hembree (Jeff) of Lorain; three grandchildren; her mother Doris Jones (nee: Taylor) of Lorain; her brothers Daniel Jones (Linda) of Monterey Bay, California, David Jones and Dallas Jones, II both of Lorain; her sisters Linda Squires of Wakeman and Jean Rivera (Miguel) of New London.

She was preceded in death by her father Dallas Jones on April 21, 2006; and her brother Donald Jones in 1955.

Friends may call Sunday, August 27, 2017 from 5-8 p.m. at the Hempel Funeral Home; 373 Cleveland Ave., Amherst. Funeral services will be held on Monday, at 11:00 a.m. at the funeral home. The Rev. Jeffrey Smale, pastor of Victory Baptist Temple, will officiate. Burial will follow at Ridge Hill Memorial Park, Amherst Township.

Burial Location

Section: - D - Lot Number: 304 Space: 3


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