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  • "It's been a year today since U were called home. I miss you..."
    - Cheri Deese Zorzoli
  • "Chris, Still so hard to believe. There was never a moment..."
    - Kristie Rovira
  • "Never thought I'd see this day Chris.... Not this soon. I..."
    - Cheri Zorzoli
  • "Ronnie, I was very saddened to hear about Chris, he was a..."
    - Ben West
  • "To all of Chris's family my prayers are with you."
    - Vicki Parrish
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AUBURNDALE - Mr. Christopher Brian Deese, age 40, a lifetime Polk County resident passed away Sunday, May 27, 2012 in Winter Haven.
Mr. Deese was born October 16, 1971 in Lakeland, Florida, to Ronnie Newton and Cathy Jane (Fleming) Deese. He was a roofer and worked in construction. Chris grad-uated from Auburndale High School Class of 1990. He enjoyed boating, fishing and spending time with his family.
He was preceded in death by his maternal grandparents. Christopher is survived by his loving & devoted family: 2 sons: Braeden Christopher Deese of Lakeland, FL, Bryce Robert Deese of Lakeland, FL, mother: Cathy J. Hester of Mobile, AL, father: Ronnie N. Deese of Fairbanks, AK, sister: Cheri Deese Zorzoli of Cumming, GA, paternal grandmother: Annie Faye Deese of Auburndale, FL, paternal grandfather: Fletcher Deese, Jr. of Auburndale, FL, several aunts, uncles, nieces, nephews & cousins.
In lieu of flowers the family requests donations be made to the Trust Fund set up for Braeden & Bryce Deese at any Bank of America.
A memorial service will be held 11:00 AM Friday, June 1, 2012 at the Carter's Corner Baptist Church, 4915 US Hwy 92 East, Lakeland. A gathering of friends and family will be held before services from 10:00 till 11:00 AM at the church.
Arrangements By: Kersey Funeral Home, Auburndale.


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Kersey Funeral Home
108 Lake Stella Drive
Auburndale, FL 33823
(863) 967-1167
Published in Ledger on May 31, 2012
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