Landon Robert Lesh(1991 - 2012)

Landon Robert Lesh
KENNETH CITY, Fla. - Landon Robert Lesh, 21, of Kenneth City, Fla. passed away peacefully December 5, 2012, at Suncoast Hospice, surrounded by his loving family and friends.
On May 30, 1991 Landon was born in Elyria, Ohio. He was raised in Lorain, Ohio. He moved to Florida in 2007. Landon did extremely well in his new home and he discovered a love for martial arts, cars, and teaching children. Landon was a passionate instructor of Choi Kwang Do Martial Arts. He served under Master Robert Defayette as the Chief Instructor at the Choi Kwang Do in Largo, Fla. Landon had just achieved the rank of EE DAN (second degree black belt) in July. Landon was a dedicated Christian and he was surrounded by an amazing church family at Liberty Baptist Church in St. Petersburg, Fla. Landon also worked at Chuck E Cheese in St. Petersburg, Fla. In 2010, Landon graduated from Dixie Hollins High School in Kenneth City, Fla. Landon will be remembered for his kind soul and young heart. He had the unique ability to make a positive impact on everyone he met with his complete love of life. While Landon's life was short, he lived it in a remarkable way. He loved everyone, he accepted everyone, he laughed, he appreciated the little things, he expressed gratitude and he followed his dreams.
Landon was born to, and is survived by his adoring mother, Mary Frances Carrero, of Kenneth City, Fla., and his father, Lance Lesh, of Lorain, Ohio. Landon is also survived by his loving brother Cristian Lesh, of Kenneth City, Fla; Maternal grandfather, Roberto Carrero of Kenneth City, Fla. and paternal grandmother, Dolly Evans Cowles of Bowling Green, Ky.; Uncles, Richard Tennant of Avon Lake, Ohio, Tristan Evans and Robert Evans of Smith's Grove, Ky., Charles Evans of Bowling Green, Ky. and Robert Ellis of N.C.; Aunts, Rebecca Evans of Smith's Grove, Ky. and Kathy Warden of Bowling Green, Ky.; Cousins Erika Evans, Carson Evans, Garrett Evans, Parker Evans, and Meredith Evans all of Kentucky, and cousins Margo Moore, Hallie Chafin, Nichole Pruitt, Richard Tennant Jr., Katherine Marra Blasik, Stephen Moore Jr., Jacob Chafin, Samuel Chafin, Anna Chafin, Richard Tennant III, and Gavin Tennant all of Ohio. He is also survived by his cousin and best life-long friend Mason Blasik of North Ridgeville, Ohio.
Landon was preceded in death by his maternal grandmother, Katherine Marra Carrero of Lorain, Ohio, paternal grandfather Alex Lesh of Lorain, Ohio, and uncle, Albert Lesh of Lorain, Ohio.
Landon was a member of Liberty Baptist Church in St. Petersburg, Fla. and St. John's Church in Lorain, Ohio, now known as St Frances Xavier Cabrini Parish.
Please join us for a celebration of Landon's life Sunday, December 16, 2012 at 2pm in the First Baptist Church of Indian Rocks Worship Center. Memorial celebration details for Lorain, Ohio will follow at a later date.
Memorial contributions can be made in Landon's name by going to the website:
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Published in The Morning Journal on Dec. 9, 2012