Linson Johnie “John” Deese, 72, of St. Petersburg passed away on January 1, 2022. Whether he be working, kayak fishing, traveling the world, enjoying the beach or camping with family, John always shared his big smile and compassionate heart. John was predeceased by his parents Ruby Long and Robert Witt. He is survived by his loving wife Kathy; daughter, Stephanie and son, Greg (Kim); stepson, Hayden (Giuliana); brother, Michael (Kelly) and grandchildren, Enrique, MacKenzie & Brooklyn. John founded Deese Plastering and Stucco in 1972.
In lieu of flowers, please be kind to one another, consider a blood donation or donation to http://myeloma.org
A celebration of life will be held on March 5, 2022 at Ft. Desoto Park, North Beach, Shelter 4 from 11:00am-3:00pm.