Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis just released a heartbreaking statement about his wife Casey’s cancer diagnosis. ‘Casey is a true fighter,’ Desantis said about how she will face the battle with breast cancer.
Ron said: “I am saddened to report that Florida’s esteemed First Lady and my beloved wife has been diagnosed with breast cancer.
“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, she will have not only have my unwavering support but the support of our entire family, as well as the prayers and well wishes from Floridians across our state.
“Casey is a true fighter, and she will never, never, never give up.
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 the parents of Madison (4 years old), Mason (3 years old) and Mamie (18 months old), who was the first baby born in the Florida governor’s mansion in more than half a century.
During her tenure so far as Florida’s first lady, DeStantis has spearheaded numerous initiatives, including “Hope Florida – A Pathway to Prosperity, Economic Self-Sufficiency and Hope.”