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Davis G. Sezna, Jr

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New York, NY

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Perished in the World Trade Center Attack.  More information available at the group Memorial:  World Trade Center  Davis Grier Sezna, Jr.     "Deeg" Davis Grier "Deeg" Sezna, Jr., age 22 of Guyencourt and New York City has been missing since September 11, 2001 and is presumed to have died as a result of the terrorist attack on the World Trade Center. Like many other young bright people who have been missing since that day, Deeg was pursuing his dream of a career in business. Deeg was employed with Sandler, O'Neil & Partners, a New York investment firm specializing in providing consulting services to financial institutions. At the time of his death, Deeg was also serving as a trustee of the Teddy Sezna Memorial Foundation.     Deeg was known by his family and friends for his firmly held convictions and determination. He had a keen and logical mind and relished debating current events, politics and business, which he did with great confidence and eloquence, particularly for a man of his young years. He commanded the respect of his peers and his elders for his maturity, dignity, and seriousness of purpose, combined with a fun-loving and genuine nature. He had profound ability to connect with fellow human beings in a manner that made each one feel special. He was a wonderful and caring friend, son, and brother.     Deeg was the President of his graduating class and a member of the Cum Laude Society at Sanford School in Wilmington, DE (Class of 1997). He participated on the varsity Golf team all 4 years and was Captain of the team in his senior year. All through high school and during summers, he worked in many positions in his family's hospitality business, the 1492 Hospitality Group. Deeg graduated from Vanderbilt University in June, 2001 with at BA in Economics. He was Treasurer of his fraternity, Pi Kappa Alpha.     Deeg is survived by his loving brother, Walter William Sezna, II; his mother and father, Davis and Gail; his grandmother, Mrs. W.W. Sezna and his grandparents, Mr. and Mrs. H.G. Ingersoll and many loving cousins, aunts, uncles, and friends.     A Memorial Service will be held on Wednesday, September 26 at 11 am at Christ Church in Greenville.     In lieu of flowers, the family suggests contributions to The Teddy Sezna Memorial Foundation, PO Box 3834, Greenville, DE 19807.     Arrangements by CHANDLER FUNERAL HOMES & CREMATORY    

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