Robert Stanley Dean, 82, died June 28, 2012, in his home with family at his bedside.
Bobby was born April 1, 1930, to Albert and Lillian (Deaton) Dean in Loveland, Colo. He graduated from Loveland High School, where he met and married the love of his life, Dorothy (Beard) Dean. They moved to Casper, Wyo., where Bobby attended Casper Community College before beginning his career as an electrical contractor. Bob and Dorothy enjoyed many years in Jackson Hole, Wyo., before retiring in Ouray, Colo., and later Montrose, Colo.
Bobby had a great love for collecting and studying art, wildlife, politics and cheating at basketball.
He is preceded in death by his parents, five siblings and one grandson. He is survived by his wife (Dorothy Dean), son (Dwight and Kay Dean), daughter (Robin and Tom Connelly), grandchildren (Michelle, Jennifer, Danielle, Alisa, Joshua and Erica), two great-grandchildren (Ruby and Zara), and numerous nieces and nephews.
A private family memorial service is to be held on July 9, 2012, in Montrose. A reception is scheduled for 2 p.m. on July 10, 2012, at Sunrise Creek Assisted Living.
Bobby was a Godly influence to all he met and his sense of humor will be missed by all.