Teresa Cady Deane of Palos Verdes Estates, California, passed away on November 5th, 2013 at the age of 64 after her 12 year battle with breast cancer.
Teresa was a loving wife, mother, grandmother "Nonna", business owner and friend, and truly gifted at each. She was beautiful, genuine, compassionate, an amazing listener and had a smile that drew you in and softened your heart. There was only one Teresa Deane and she will be missed by all whose lives she touched.
Born in Phoenix, Arizona, she was the daughter of the late John Atwood Cady and Margaret Louise Cady. She grew up in Danville, California, received her undergraduate degree from Stanford University and her graduate degree in business from U.C.L.A. She was a practicing Tax C.P.A. and Business Manager up until the time of her passing.
She is survived by her loving and devoted husband of 39 years, James C. Deane; two children, daughter Courtney Klink and husband Dan of Rancho Palos Verdes, CA, son Ryan Deane and wife, Erika of Rancho Palos Verdes, CA; four beautiful grandchildren, Patrick, Cady, Jack and Etta; brother Mike Cady and wife Rosa of Salida, CA. She was preceded in death by her brother Bill Cady of Placerville, CA.
A memorial service will be held at the Palos Verdes Golf Club at 1:00 PM on Friday, December 6. In lieu of flowers, those who wish may make donations to the City of Hope (note in the memo section of your check the Teresa Deane Memorial Fund). Send to: City of Hope, 1055 Wilshire Blvd., 12th Floor, Los Angeles, CA 90017 ATTENTION: Janet Morgan. Donations will be used for research into finding a vaccine for breast cancer.
Published in Palos Verdes Peninsula News on Nov. 28, 2013