Charles William Dean, 90, went to be with the Lord Thursday, June 28, 2018. He was born August 13, 1927 in Charleston, Missouri to the late James Patrick and Daisy A. (Bone) Dean.
Charles used his mechanical gifts in many ways, from rebuilding cars to homes; teaching his children through his skillful and hardworking example. He was a former member of the Church of God in Perry where he actively worshiped, served and practiced his devout faith alongside his wife, Bernice. He earnestly fulfilled his role as the family provider throughout his career as an industrial maintenance mechanic and retired from Ohio Rubber.
Charles will be deeply missed by his devoted and loving wife, Bernice; children, Larry W. (Linda) Dean, Sr., Brenda Sue (Dan) Carter and James Dean; sister, Daisy Welch; brother, Donnie (Anita) Dean; 4 grandchildren; 8 great grandchildren; 2 great-great grandchildren and many cherished relatives. In addition to his parents, Charles was also preceded in death by 6 siblings.
A funeral service will be held at 12:00 PM on Monday, July 2, 2018 at RUSSELL-SLY FAMILY FUNERAL HOME, 15670 W. High St., Middlefield, OH 44062. Friends may call 10 AM until time of the service at the funeral home. Burial will follow the service at East Claridon Cemetery. Memorial contributions in Charles’s honor are requested to Geauga County Dept. on Aging, ‘ADS Program’ specified on memo line, 12555 Ravenwood Rd., Chardon, OH 44024.
Geauga County Dept. on Aging, ‘ADS Program’ specified on memo line
12555 Ravenwood Rd., Chardon OH 44024