NEW CASTLE, Pennsylvania (MyValleyTributes) – George O. Dean, Sr., 86, of Edinburg Road, died Tuesday, September 29, 2020, at UPMC Jameson Hospital.
He was born in New Castle on June 13, 1934, a son of the late Louis Pearson and Rachel Elizabeth (Ott) Dean.
He was married to Barbara Helen (Cratty) Dean on September 24, 1960, she survives in New Castle.
Mr. Dean was a shipping and warehouse manager for Flowline Corporation, retiring after 43 years.
He was a Navy veteran and enjoyed fishing, golfing, bird watching and was a member of the Audubon Society.
In addition to his wife, he is survived by three children, Mary Ellen Dean of Ocracoke, North Carolina, Rae Bethe Dean Jones and her husband, Jim, of New Castle and George O. Dean, Jr. and his wife, Rene, of New Castle and four grandchildren, Cody Rayne Dean, Savanna De-an Jones, Samuel James Randal Jones and Tyler Chase Dean.
He was also preceded in death by his brother, Louis P. Dean, Jr.
A celebration of life will be held in Ocracoke Island, North Carolina in the near future.
Funeral arrangements are by the William F. & Roger M. DeCarbo Funeral Home, 926 Cunningham Avenue.
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A television tribute will air Thursday, October 1 at the following approximate times: 7:10 a.m. on FOX, 12:22 p.m. on WKBN, 5:08 p.m. on MyYTV and 7:27 p.m. on WYTV.
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