It is with great sadness the family of Dale Dean Sr . Announces his passing on May 6, 2018 at the age of 85. He will be remembered by his wife of 63 years, Gloria, his children, Diane Willis, Dale Dean,Jr., and Wife Diane and William Dean and wife Tami. Also, 10 grandchildren and 9 great grandchildren. Dale retired from the Fort Myers News Press after 30 years as Asst Production Manager. He loved sports and helped coach the Pop Warner Fort Myers Rebels in the 70’s. He moved to Cleveland Georgia in the 1990’s where he enjoyed gardening, bird watching, and working on his carpentry skills. A memorial service was held May 8th in Cleveland GA. Memorial donations in memory of Dale can be made to the American Cancer Society by visiting www.cancer.org.