Jona Maria Allo
(February 3, 1965 - July 21, 2012)
Jona Maria (Motto) Allo, 47, of Tulsa, OK, passed away at 12:15 p.m. Saturday, July 21, 2012 at the Clarehouse in Tulsa, Oklahoma. She was born on February 3, 1965 at Wichita, Kansas to John R. and Sharon E. (Fears) Motto. She attended Pittsburg State University. Jona had been a resident of Tulsa for the past 9 years, moving from Evansville, Indiana. Survivors include four daughters, Jade Berhanu, Sabba Berhanu, and Addy Berhanu all of Tulsa, Oklahoma and Hannah Berhanu of Broken Arrow, Oklahoma; three granddaughters, Kina Huglin of Tulsa, Payton and Kori Campbell of Tulsa; her parents, John and Sharon Motto of Pittsburg; a brother, Shane Motto of Pittsburg; and two sisters, Donna Munson of Oklahoma City, Oklahoma and Shanna Gore of Broken Arrow, Oklahoma. She was preceded in death by her paternal grandfather, John P. Motto, her paternal grandmother, Helen Motto, and maternal grandmother, Esther Fears, and nieces, Logan and Loraine Motto. A graveside service will be held at 11:00 a.m. Wednesday (July 25) at the Frontenac Cemetery with Pastor Don Talent officiating. The family will receive friends from 9:30 a.m. to 10:30 a.m. Wednesday at Brenner Mortuary. The procession to the cemetery will leave following the visitation. The family suggests memorials be given to Clarehouse of Tulsa. These may be left at or mailed to the Brenner Mortuary. Friends may leave condolences online at www.brennermortuary.com. The services, trust, and final care has been entrusted to Brenner Mortuary, 114 E. 4th St., Pittsburg, KS 66762.