Broc Daniel CRESTA

Age: 25 years, Passed away unexpectedly on July 28, 2012 in Cheyenne, Wy. Adored son of Daniel Cresta and Kelline Balistreri and her husband August Balistreri all of Santa Rosa. Dear brother of Brent and his wife Jenny Cresta, stepbrothers and sisters Jess and Anae Balistreri, Anthony Balistreri, Sarah Balistreri, Amanda Balistreri. Beloved boyfriend of Brittany Pozzi of Texas. Loving grandson of William and late Marge Cresta of Santa Rosa and George and Teresa Learned of Lower Lake. Cherished nephew of Kathy Kelly, Kim Pels, Greg and Kris Schaefer, Karen Putthoff, Gary and Lisa Hemstead, Mark and Karen Cresta, Larry and Cindy Mason, Jerre Learned and Mike, George Learned, and Kyle and Vicki Fischer. Survived by numerous cousins. Broc was born and raised in Santa Rosa, CA where he developed his love for rodeo and team roping. He lived his dream to professionally rodeo and will be missed not only by his family, Brittany and friends but by the extended family of the cowboys and cowgirls across the country. A Memorial Service will be held on Friday, August 3, 2012 at 4:30 p.m. at the Wells Fargo Center for the Arts, 50 Mark West Springs Rd., Santa Rosa, CA 95404. A private burial will be held at Santa Rosa Memorial Park. The family prefers memorial contributions be made to the Broc Cresta Memorial Fund, Sonoma County Grange Credit Union, 304 Sutton Pl., Santa Rosa, CA. 95407. Family assisted by PARENT-SORENSEN MORTUARY & CREMATORY, 707- 763-413

Published Online in the Press Democrat from Aug. 1 to Aug. 2, 2012