Deborah R. Sands

December 01, 1966 ‒ May 10, 2019

Delaware, Ohio

Deborah R. Sands, 52 of Delaware passed away unexpectedly, Friday, May 10, 2019 at her residence.

She was born December 1, 1966 in Stockton, California, the daughter of John Whittle & Ingeborg Khatchadourian.

Survivors include her loving husband of 27 years Mark Sands; son Matthew Sands; daughters Desiree Sands, and Danielle Sands; mother Ingeborg Khatchadourian.

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The Snyder-Rodman Funeral Center in Delaware is assisting the family with arrangements.

  • So very sorry for the loss of your daughter, mother and wife. I pray for comfort and peace for the family

  • I knew Debbie as a child and then an adult. She was such a sweet little girl…very kind hearted. So sad for you Ingie and Don. Praying for everyone.
    Much love,

  • We are so sorry for your loss. You and your family are in our thoughts and prayers. Jack and Carolyn Smelker

  • Deborah, although I did not know you, I prayed for you often. May you rest in peace. And to your children, I pray for comfort, strength and wisdom. I’m so sorry for your loss! To Mark, my “big brother” I still pray for your healing, peace and comfort especially in your loss.

    Hugs from your “little sister”, co-worker and friend, Karen Schaffner

  • I am so sorry to hear about your mom’s passing Matt. We will keep you and your family in our prayers.

    Mike Henkle

  • I Pray for you Mom and Debs wonderful kids. It hurts me so hard to hear this. Im not understanding it. My Little Sister is Gone. Love you much Mom. R.I.P MY Little Sister tell we met again.

  • Matt & family, I am so sorry to hear about your Mom. I am praying that God would give you strength and help in the face of this great loss.

  • Deb was a great neighbor and will be greatly missed. She was always sincerely interested in everyone’s well-being and would go to great lengths to help a friend! Love to Desiree, Matt and Danielle.