Margaret F. Dean, 85, formerly of James City, died Sunday morning, Nov. 17, 2013 at the Lutheran Home at Kane.
Born May 2, 1928, in Highland, she was a daughter of Samuel and Fena Bell Oyler. On April 26, 1947, in Clarion, she married John G. Dean Sr. who preceded her in death.
Surviving are three sons, John (Mary) Dean of James City, Michael Dean of Buffalo, N.Y., and Bruce (Linda) Dean of Leeper; nine grandchildren, Dusti Dean of Lockport, N.Y., Cindi Dilts of Blasdell, N.Y., Stefanie Cross of East Kane, Jayme Dean of Hamburg, N.Y., James Dean of Buffalo, Jeffery Dean of Blasdell, Joshua Dean of West Seneca, N.Y., Timothy Dean of Smethport and Bruce Dean of Hulett, Wyo. Eleven grandchildren also survive.
She was preceded in death, besides her husband and parents, by two sons, Clyde Dean and Gary Dean; nine brothers; and three sisters.
A Graveside service will be held privately on Thursday, Nov. 21 at Forest Lawn Cemetery with the Rev. David Pflieger officiating.
Memorial donations may be made to a charity of choice.
Online condolences can be expressed at cummingsfh.com.