Thomas G. Dean of Mamaroneck, passed away May 19, 2015 at age 83.
Born in Greenwich, CT to the late Thomas & Evelyn Dean, he graduated from Greenwich High School and attended the University of Connecticut. He proudly served in the US Navy during the Korean Conflict and traveled around the world on the destroyer USS Daly. He was a loyal member of the International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers, Local 501 for over 40 years. Tommy was the beloved husband of the late Joyce Dean (nee DeFonce). He is survived by his loving children, Carol Dean of Newbury, OH; Michael Dean (wife Deborah) of Burke, VA; John Dean (wife Colleen) of Fairfield, CT; Lynne Newton (husband Thomas) of Mamaroneck, NY; and Claudia Dean Haskins (husband Mark) of Slingerlands, NY. He is also survived by his cherished grandchildren Michelle, Jack, Chelsea, Carlin and Rowanne.
Tommy was an avid sports fan, but what gave him the most pleasure was spending time with his grand-kids and watching them play sports. To honor Tommy’s life, family and friends will gather on Saturday from 3-7 pm at Coxe & Graziano Funeral Home 767 E. Boston Post Rd., Mamaroneck. 914-698-5968.
Committal will be private. In lieu of flowers, please make a donation to the Rye Neck Booster Club, c/o Laura Van Buren 25 Johnson Place, Rye, NY, 10580. For more information or to place an online condolence, www.coxeandgraziano.com.