Deborah Ann "Debbie" Chobany

Deborah Ann "Debbie" Chobany, 48, of Barnwell, died Feb. 22, 2009 after a courageous battle with cancer.

Funeral service will be held Feb. 26 in Washington, Pa. by the Piatt and Barnhill Funeral Home. Mole Funeral Home of Barnwell assisted in the arrangements.

Ms. Chobany was born May 16, 1960 in Meyersdale, Pa. She was the daughter of the late John and Dolores K. Chobany. She was a fifth grade teacher at Barnwell Elementary School.

Survivors include one sister, Tamara Suwak of Avon Lakes, Ohio; four brothers, John Chobany of Sterling Va., Rodney Chobany of Hilo, Hawaii, Matthew Chobany of Washington, Pa. and Alexander Chobany of Catonsville Md.

Memorials be made to the Savannah River Cancer Foundation, PO Box 3694, Aiken, S.C. 29802.
The People-Sentinel 02/25/09