Lawrence A. Dean

Lupton, Michigan
December 5, 1938 - May 15, 2018

Service Location

Cedar Tavern and Grill


July 22, 2018 11:00 AM Cedar Tavern & Grill in Lupton, MI

Obituary Notice

Lawrence A. Dean, age 79, of Lupton, MI formerly of Bradenton, FL, passed away on Tuesday, May 15, 2018 at his home. He was born on December 5, 1938 in Pontiac, MI to Leslie & Ellen (Keller Mayer) Dean. He married Sharon Knickerbocker on June 28, 1958. He was retired from General Motors where he worked as a supervisor. Lawrence was the Past Grand Monarch of Grottos of North America and was a Mason at the Blue Lodge in Pontiac. He was an avid golfer and he and Sharon loved to take cruises.

Lawrence is survived by his wife, Sharon of Lupton; daughter, Sheryl (Steve) Fanning of Sterling, AK; sons, Lawrence (Lance) Dean, II of Redland, CA, David (Konie) Dean of Clarkston, MI; 10 grandchildren and 11 great grandchildren. He was preceded in death by his parents; son, Jeffrey Dean and 9 brothers and sisters.

Cremation has taken place and a celebration of Lawrence’s life will be held on July 22, 2018 at 11:00 AM at the Cedar Tavern & Grill in Lupton, MI. Arrangements were made by the Hale Chapel of the Buresh Funeral Home. Online condolences may be made to the family at


So sorry for your loss. Prayers for your comfort at this difficult time. Glad you got to spend time with him.
— Linda Berger
Our hearts, thoughts and love go out to you all. May you find comfort and support from family, friends and your loving memories!
— Maria Galvez
Heaven has new wonderful angel. My prayers are with the whole family. Love you. Barbara Jean
— Sherri Kastilahn
Condolences, didn't know your Father but I share his love of golf.
— Errol Sayin
My deepest condolences to you all. Love you
— Devin Hindin

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