Obituaries

Deborah Kaye Pool-Rizzo 1956 - 2008

Private family services for Deborah Kaye Pool-Rizzo, 52, Eudora, will be at a later date. Mrs. Pool-Rizzo died Nov. 24, 2008, at her home.
She was born on June 24, 1956, in Wichita, the daughter of Robert Grey and Ruby (White) Thomas.
She graduated with a bachelor’s degree from William Patterson College in Wayne, N.J. She was a registered nurse for many years until she became disabled. She married Joseph Rizzo in 1996. He survives of the home.
Other survivors include her mother, Ruby Thomas, Lawrence; daughter Ashley, of the home; one son, Thomas, and his wife, Shannon, Topeka; one brother, Leslie Black, Tenn.; two sisters, Carol Corkery, Moore Park, Calif., Gloria Pingrey, Cameron Park, Calif.; and Jackie “Her Little Angel” the service dog. She was preceded in death by her father, William; and her infant son, Steven.
The family suggests memorial contributions to K-9 Assistance and may be sent in care of Warren-McElwain Mortuary.
Online condolences may be sent to www.warrenmcelwain.com Subject: Pool