NILES, Ohio (MyValleyTributes) – Deborah “Debbie” Arlene Bishop Brooks, 45, of Niles, was called home in her sleep on Saturday, April 27, 2019.
She was born on April 28, 1973 in Warren, Ohio.
She was a beloved daughter, mother, grandmother and friend. To know Debbie was to love her. She was always ready to lend a helping hand and make you smile.
Debbie graduated from Labrae High School in 1991.
She was a nurse, a photographer and an amazing person to be around. She loved her friends and family with all her heart. She loved to have fun, travel, Halloween, tattoos and spending time with the ones she loved. So many people were adopted as either children or grandchildren. She was the “Mom” of the neighborhood.
She is survived by her mother and stepdaddy, Donna and Brian Girondo of Leavittsburg; her brother, Stephen (Kelly) Bishop of Mecca; sister, Brandy Girondo of Howland; her five children, Tiffany (Brian) of Leavittsburg, Lee, Jr. (Rachel) of Youngstown, Taylor (Zane) of Niles, Jesse of Leavittsburg and Cassidy of Niles. She will also be greatly missed by her grandchildren, Leeanna, Jacob, Aleah, Kayden and Makenna; as well as, niece and nephews, Brianna, Stevie and Zackery and many other extended family members and friends.
She is preceded in death by her father, Gordon Bishop, Jr.; her grandparents and a grandchild, Gemma.
A memorial service will be held at Carl W. Hall Funeral Home on Saturday, May 11, 2019 at 6:00 p.m.
Friends and family may gather from 4:00 p.m. until service time at the funeral home on Saturday, May 11.
In lieu of flowers please make memorial contributions to the funeral home to help defray funeral expenses.
A television tribute will air Friday, May 3 at the following approximate times: 6:41 a.m. WYTV and 8:41 a.m. MyYTV and 9:58 a.m. on FOX plus two additional spots throughout the day.