1957 - 2021
VisitationJanuary 30, 2021
10:00 AM - 12:00 NOON
Dolan Funeral Home, 106 Middlesex St. Chelmsford, MA 01863
FuneralJanuary 30, 2021
12 Noon Funeral Home
Dolan Funeral Home
James E. Dean, 63 of Chelmsford, MA died Thursday, January 28, 2021 at home after a long 6 year battle with Multiple Myeloma with his family around him.
He was married to Virginia E. (McGee) Dean with whom he would have celebrated their 37th wedding anniversary on May 19, 2021.
Born in Woburn, MA, he was the son of the late Richard Dean, Sr. and June (Bowden) Dean.
He graduated from Billerica High School with the class of 1976.
He worked for B.A.S.F. for 16 years and retired in December 2015 from Lowell Gas/National Grid.
He enjoyed Deep Sea Fishing out of Gloucester.
Besides his wife he is survived by his daughter Dorothy Dean, his sister Mary Trecartin, his brothers Richard Dean, Jr. and his wife Diane and Patrick Dean and Jane Jordan, and many nieces and nephews whom he loved dearly. James was also survived by his brothers and sisters at local union 120008 as well as the Lowell Yard on Rock St.
He was the father of the late James Dean, Jr.
A warm thanks to Merrimack Valley Hospice to make his final days comfortable. He was being treated at Dana Farber by a wonderful team.
Visiting hours Saturday January 30, 2021 from 10 a.m. to 12 noon. Funeral service at noon at the DOLAN FUNERAL HOME, 106 MIDDLESEX ST., CHELMSFORD. ARRANGEMENTS BY DOLAN FUNERAL HOME 978-251-4041. Guestbook at www.dolanfuneralhome.com.