MIRANDA, Deborah Diane (nee Baker), age 58 of Kettering, passed away Thursday, September 23, 2010. Deborah was a loving, caring, giving, funny woman who loved spending time with her family, playing with her grandchildren, and especially loved baking her famous Christmas cookies. She liked working Sudoku and crossword puzzles. Deborah was a graduate of Belmont High School, class of 1970. She is preceded in death by her sister Sanda Michel; mother-in-law Sue Conley; and Aunt Taylor Baker. Deborah is survived by her husband of 8 yrs., Kevin Miranda of Kettering; daughter Jennifer (Andrew) Cline and children Alysa and Dalton Sauer and Kailey Cline of Kettering; step-daughter Jamie Lyn Miranda; mother Lillian Maude Baker of Beavercreek; father Joe Baker Jr., of Beavercreek; sister Pamela Vinson and her children; Brian, Jon, Zach, Chelsea and Trey of Beavercreek; brother Daniel Baker of Beavercreek; sister-in-law Kelly Miranda and children; father-in-law Larry Miranda. Thank you to customers and staff at Mama DiSalvo’s, Elena, Rinaldo, Bob, Shari, Nick, Debbie, Andrew, Adam, Vinny and Abby DiSalvo, and her wonderful co-workers who became family after 28 great years. She will be greatly missed by her furry children JoJo, Mojo, Mimi, Gus and Sassy. The family would like to sincerely thank the elite staff of Dr. Thomas Merle, Dr. Salman Razi, Dr. Arthur Tsai and Dr. Kanbar and the wonderful, caring nursing staff in the CTCU of Kettering Medical Center. The family would also like to express how proud they are of you for all of the hard work you did for her. Not only were you her doctors and nurses, but you were also our friends. Visitation will be held Monday, September 27, 2010 from 5:00-8:00PM at Routsong Funeral Home, 2100 E. Stroop Rd., Kettering. Funeral services will be Tuesday, September 28 at 11:00AM also at the funeral home. Memorial contributions may be made to the Kettering Medical Center, ATTN: CTCU “Cardio-Thoracic Care Unit”, 3535 Southern Blvd., Kettering, OH 45429. Condolences may be sent to the family at www.routsong.com.
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