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Leon "Pete" Edward Derosier

May 19, 1954 ~ February 1, 2021 (age 66)

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Pete Edward DeRosier, 66, of Snow Camp passed away Monday, February 01, 2021 at his home. Pete was born in Alamance County, North Carolina, to Leon Albert DeRosier and Opal Garrett DeRosier, both deceased. Pete spent three of his earlier years in the military, serving his country with the United States Air Force. Pete spent his working years’ operating a cleaning service and took pride in his work, working many long days to help support his family. Mr. DeRosier carried love in his heart for many things including camping and going fishing almost any chance he got and his priceless corvette. These things meant a lot to Pete, but none surpassed the love he had in his heart for his family.

Pete is survived by his loving wife of 44 years, Linda DeRosier, a son, Kevin DeRosier and his wife Stacy, a daughter, Tiffany England and her husband Joey, a beloved grandson, Nate England, two sisters, Brenda Thompson and her husband Tony, and Janet Jones and her husband David, and a brother, Scoot DeRosier and his wife Debra.

Mr. DeRosier was preceded in death by a sister, June Florence.

The family will be available for visitation at their home on Friday, February 5, 2021 from 5pm-8pm. 

A service to celebrate the life of Pete will be held on Saturday, February 6, 2021 at 2pm at The New Life Church of God, located at 412 Tillman Street, Burlington, NC, 27215.

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