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Dennis C. Dean

Dennis C. Dean

November 23, 2016

Dennis "Denny" C. Dean, 70, of Eau Claire, passed away peacefully surrounded by family on Wednesday, November 23, 2016 at Mayo Clinic Health Systems in Eau Claire.

Denny was born in Osseo, WI on December 22, 1945, the son of William and Evangeline Dean.  He married Janet M Barney-Quale on October 24, 1998.  He was employed as a machinist at Chrysler Corporation until his retirement on October 2003.   In addition, he also worked at Con Agra Foods for 7 years.  He and his wife owned a lawncare business in the Chippewa Valley until 2015. Denny was an avid motorcycle enthusiast and loved a day in the wind. He loved camping, shaking dice, fishing, and his family. Dennis always stressed the importance of family and would light up with every visit from his grandchildren.

Dennis is survived by his wife Janet; his sons, Jason Dean of Chippewa Falls, Josh (Elisa) Dean of Eau Claire, Troy (Shaena) Dean of Eau Claire; stepdaughter Beth (Clay) Johnson of Rosemount, MN; 12 grandchildren; and one great-granddaughter. Also by sisters, Eva (Gene) Rebarchek, Peggy Geroux, Diane (Jim) Skutley, and Patty (Jerry) Hoehn.

He was proceeded in death by his mother and father, Evangeline and William Dean; brother William (Billy) Dean Jr.; brother-in-law, Rick Geroux; and other brothers and sisters-in-law.

A Celebration of Life will be held at the Labor Temple Lounge/Brickhouse, 2233 Birch St., Eau Claire, on Saturday, December 17, 2016 from 1 - 5 p.m.

Chippewa Valley Cremation Services, Altoona is assisting the family with arrangements.  To leave an online condolence, please visit www.chippewavalleycremation.com.

Service

A Celebration of Life will be held at the Labor Temple Lounge/Brickhouse, 2233 Birch St., Eau Claire, on Saturday, December 17, 2016 from 1 - 5 p.m.