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Jo Ann Blackwelder-Ponto


1948 - 2015 Obituary Condolences
Jo Ann Blackwelder-Ponto Obituary
JO ANN BLACKWELDER-PONTO On Dec. 27, 2015, "Joey", Jo Ann Ponto, 67, died from injuries sustained in a multi vehicle accident. Her family and the Bentwater community lost a treasure. Born to Glenn and Mary Waggoner, August 19, 1948, in Toledo, Ohio. Joey enjoyed golf & was a member at Canyon Crest & Bentwater Country Clubs. She won numerous tournaments, including the 2015 Houston City Championship. Joey was very involved in her Christian faith & remembered for her annual "Teddy Bear Ball", promoting self esteem in young girls. In 2009 Bob & Joey moved to Montgomery, TX. Always very giving of herself, her family & friends recall her flamingo antics. Joey is survived by husband Bob; mother Mary Waggoner; 2 sons, Thadeus & Aaron; 2 grandsons Ethan & Aidan; 6 sisters, Carolyn, Mary, Laurie, Jan, Patti & JoDean; 2 brothers Glenn & John. She was preceded in death by her father Glenn & brother Jim. Memorial services are Feb. 29th, 11 am, at Lone Star Cowboy Church, Montgomery, TX. In lieu of flowers, donations may be sent in her name to: Autism Empowerment, PO Box 871676, Vancouver, WA 98687 or Be an Angel Fund, Inc., 2003 Aldine Bender, Houston, TX 77032.


Published in Press-Enterprise on Feb. 14, 2016
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