Tallahassee, Fla. – Casey DeSantis, wife of Florida Governor Ron DeSantisBreast cancer has been diagnosed.
“I am sad to report that the Honorable First Lady of Florida and my beloved wife have been diagnosed with breast cancer,” the first-time Republican governor said in a statement shared with Granthshala News on Monday.
“As the mother of three young children, Casey is the centerpiece of our family and has made an impact on the lives of countless Floridians through her initiatives as First Lady. As she faces the most difficult test of her life “He will not only have my unwavering support, but the support of our entire family, as well as prayers and well wishes from Floridians across our state. Casey is a true fighter, and he will never, ever give up,” the governor emphasized.
Casey DeSantis, a former producer and Emmy Award-winning television show host for the PGA Tour, is 41 years old. Married since 2010, Casey and Ron DeSantis are parents to Madison (4 years old), Mason (3 years) and Mamie (18 months), the first child born in Florida’s governor’s mansion in more than half a century. .
Florida Governor Ron DeSantis and his wife Casey arrive at the White House to attend a state dinner in honor of Australian Prime Minister Scott Morrison on September 20, 2019 in Washington, DC. (Alastair Pike/AFP Photo via Getty Images)
During her tenure as Florida’s First Lady, DeSantis has led several initiatives, including “Hope Florida – A Pathway to Prosperity, Economic Self-Perfection and Hope.”
Granthshala News’ Paul Steinhauser contributed to this report.