Aubrey Bernard Dean
Aubrey Bernard Dean, 93, of Ruckersville, VA
departed this earthly life on Sunday, June 22, 2014
at the Hospice House in Charlottesville. He was born
on April 18, 1921 in Lydia Mountain, VA to the late
Reuben Brown Dean and Fannie Oliver Dean.
Mr. Dean was a World War II veteran. He learned
the electrical trade on the GI bill and started a
very successful business in Kensington, MD. He
retired early to come back to Greene County. He did
volunteer work for may churches and organizations
here. He was an active member of Westover UMC and
has been involved in mission work at Red Bird and
other church mission projects.
He is survived by his wife, Norma Jean Dean, his
children, Faye Ridenour and her husband, John of
Laurel, MD, and Mary Perfater and her husband, Steve
of Barboursville, his brother, Norman Oliver Dean
and his wife, Rosemary of Ruckersville, two
sisters-in-law, Betty Dean of Stuarts Draft and
Dorothy Dean of Kensington, MD, and his step
children, Sandra Bradley and her husband, David of
Moorefield, WV, Chris Baughman and her husband, Blair
of Richmond, VA and Carol Spicer and her husband,
Mark of Keswick, VA.
He was blessed with 7 grandchildren, Angela
Grossman and her husband, Brian, Chris Ridenour,
Beth Jordan, Sarah Perfater, Matthew Perfater and
his wife, Christine, Michael Morris and his wife,
Kelly and David Morris; eight step grandchildren,,
Olivia Saunders and her husband, Tyler, Jason
Bradley, Heather Lord and husband, Ethan, Dylan
Bradley, Mariah Bradley, Tori Baughman, Nickolas
Spicer and Chelsea Spicer, 11 great grandchildren
and 5 step great grandchildren
In addition to his parent he was preceded in
death by his first wife, Edith Lawson Dean, his
daughter, Aubrey Morris and her husband, Charlie,
his brothers, Nicholas Dean, Robert Dean, Lester
Dean, Davis Dean and wife, Marion, Russell Brown
Dean and Randolph Dean, his sisters, Bertha Dean,
Marie Dean Burner and her husband, Hensel and Daisy
Dean Harry and her husband, Bob.
A memorial service will be held on Friday, June
27, 2014 at 10 a.m. at Ryan Funeral Home, 12819
Spotswood Trail Ruckersville, VA 22968 with the Rev.
Norma Dean (his wife) officiating.
A private service will follow in
Parklawn Memorial Gardens
in Rockville, MD at 3 p.m.
Thank you to the wonderful care givers including
the Hospice of the Piedmont. You took wonderful care
of him and his family.
The family requests that memorial contributions
be made to Westover UMC building fund, PO Box 200
Ruckersville, VA 22968 and/or the Hospice of the
Piedmont, 675 Peter Jefferson Pky Suite 300
Charlottesville, VA 22911.
An online guestbook is available at
Ryan Funeral Home of Ruckersville, VA is handling