Peacefully passed at his home on April 19th, 2023 at the age of 62. Dean was the loving father to his 3 children, Jayme (Nicole), Perry (Michaella), Laura (Dan). Dean was the grandfather of Jayde and Kyndlee. Dean is also survived by his parents Ron and Vivian Ireland, and his two sisters, Sherri and Lori.
Dean grew up in Strathroy and lived around Middlesex County all his life. Dean had a passion for fishing, tinkering on or restoring anything with an engine. In his later years he cranked Pink Floyd while crafting wood models to pass the time. Dean will be missed by his family and friends.
At this time, cremation has taken place. Celebration of life to be held at a later date. Dean will be laid to rest with the Ireland family. As expressions of sympathy, donations may be made to the Heart and Stroke Foundation or Breast Cancer Canada. Online condolences may be left at www.strathroyfuneralhome.com.