DEANNA BERNATH

August 7, 1982 - March 15, 2024

The relatives and friends of Deanna O’Brien are invited to attend her Memorial Service at 11:00 A.M., Saturday, March 30th, 2024, at Matthews Hope Brevard, in the main chapel, 825 Forrest Avenue, Cocoa, Florida 32922.

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Deanna Gail O’Brien, 41, of Cocoa, Florida, passed away on Friday, March 15th, 2024.

The relatives and friends of Deanna O’Brien are invited to attend her Memorial Service at 11:00 A.M., Saturday, March 30th, 2024, at Matthews Hope Brevard, in the main chapel, 825 Forrest Avenue, Cocoa, Florida 32922.

Deanna was born in Rockledge, Florida on August 7th, 1982. She was the daughter of Karen O’Brien and Jon O’Brien.

She graduated from Cocoa High school in 2000. Deanna was proud of her work as a landscaper and floral designer. She enjoyed riding and caring for her horses. She loved spending time with her family at gatherings and being with her children. Some of her favorite hobbies were going to the beach, lake, river, springs, riding four wheelers and anything outdoors, as well as, working in her yard and tending to her plants. Deanna was well known for opening her heart and home to the children in her community. She was most proud of her children, with whom she loved and adored dearly. Deanna will be deeply missed and forever loved and remembered by her family and friends.

Deanna is survived by her father, Jon O’Brien; children, Haven, Gavin and Gage; brother Austin (Rachel) Hamilton; her Mimi, Beverley Redd; aunts, Lisa Roland, Genora Jackson, Malissa (Ivy) Williams, Terri (Michael) Brooks; uncles, Stacey Roland and Rob O’Brien; and her cousins, Brandy (Brenton) Smith, Amanda (Eddie) Korecky, Rita Roland, Felisha Roland, Dylan Roland, Steve O’Brien, Devin, Dylan and Dalton Williams; and niece Parker Hamilton.

She was preceded in death by her mother, Karen O’Brien; husband, Christopher Sonnenberg; grandmother, Rita Roland; grandfathers Stewart Roland, Robert O’Brien, and Charlie Redd; uncles Steve (Lorie) O’Brien and Stewart Roland; cousins Lucillia Roland and Shandy Teachout.

“There are some who bring a light so great to the world that even after they have gone, the light remains.” – Will Dempsey