Surrounded by his family at The Ottawa Hospital, General Campus on Friday, September 23, 2016 at the age of 60.
Beloved husband of Michèle (née Hawara). Proud and loving father of Thomas and Valérie. Predeceased by his parents Aloysius and Mary (née Kelly). Dear brother of the late Diane (Jim McCann and the late Lawrence Michaud), Helen, Elwood, Sharon, Susan (Harry) Kitchen, and Cathy (the late George) Patterson. Survived by his father and mother-in-law Antoine and Laila Hawara. Brother-in-law of Cathy Hawara (Jonathan Moor) and Robert Hawara (Monica Chavez). He will be greatly missed by his many nieces and nephews.
Dean retired after many years teaching Mathematics with the Ottawa Catholic School Board.
Friends may pay their respects at Kelly Funeral Home, Walkley Chapel, 1255 Walkley Rd, Ottawa, ON (613-731-1255) on Wednesday, September 28, 2016 from 2 to 4 p.m. and 7 to 9 p.m. A Mass of Christian Funeral will take place on Thursday, September 29 at 11 a.m. at Paroisse Ste-Thérèse d’Avila, in Marionville, followed by internment at Sainte-Thérèse d’Avila Cemetery.
In memoriam, donations to the Ottawa Integrative Cancer Centre Foundation or the Ottawa Humane Society would be appreciated.