Peterson Funeral Chapel

            Ellery "Jim" Dean, 90, of Aurora passed away Thursday, June 27, 2019 in the Lacoba Nursing Home in Monett.

            He was born to Paul and Sarah Sterling Dean on July 10, 1928 in Montrose, PA.  He was a retired tool designer.

            Survivors include his wife, Frances; one daughter, Roxanne Estes and husband, John of Verona; one brother, Elwin Dean of Endicott, N.Y.; and 2 grandchildren, Matt and Kyle Estes.

            He was preceded in death by his parents and one brother, William Dean.

            Funeral services will be held Tuesday, July 2 at 2:00 p.m. in the Peterson Funeral Chapel.  Burial will follow in Maple Park Cemetery.

‚Äč            Visitation will be held Tuesday from 1:00 p.m. until service time.