Celebrating the life of Dex William Deakin
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Dex is survived by his mother, Rhonda Deakin and his aunts Diane and Linda Deakin all of Pittsburgh; his cousin Kylie Brown and her husband Brian and children of Bellevue; his uncle William Deakin of West Decatur; his aunt Veronica and uncle James Anderson and cousins Dakota and Jesse Anderson of Ross Township; his aunt Carole and uncle Greg Helsel of Denver, CO; and his cousin Chris Helsel of Parker, CO.
He is preceded in death by grandparents Marlies and William Deakin.
Dex was born in Clearfield, PA on December 6, 1986. As a child, he moved with his mother to Bellevue, a suburb of the Greater Pittsburgh Area. Those who knew Dex loved him for his quick wit, his dedication and compassion for his family and friends, and his willingness to help others. Dex was an avid animal lover and was great with kids. Dex was also known to assist his aunts in their caregiving duties for the elderly. Dex will be dearly missed by his friends and family, and all who knew him.
A private graveside funeral service is planned at the convenience of the family at the Bradford Cemetery in Woodland, PA.
The family suggests contributions be sent to Adult & Teen Challenge of Western PA * 220 Challenge Lane * Cheswick, PA 15024.
Online condolences may be made to the family at www.chidboyfuneralhome.com.
The Chester C. Chidboy Funeral Home, Inc. of Clearfield is in charge of the arrangements.
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Woodland, PA 16881
Adult & Teen Challenge of Western PA
Cheswick, PA 15024