Beverly — Ada A. (Angers) Dean, 98, beloved wife of Edward S. Dean, died Friday, June 20, 2014, at Kaplan Family Hospice House in Danvers, surrounded by her family.
In addition to her husband, with whom she shared 60 years of marriage, she is survived by a daughter, Alma (MacKenzie) Bechard and her husband, Robert, of Melvin Village, N.H.; two sons, Edward S. Dean of Beverly, and James P. Dean and his wife, Dolores, of Lynn; eight grandchildren, Kelley Bergeron, Jeff Bechard, Karynn Bechard, Kristin Pelletier, David Bechard, Katie Adjutant, Devon Dean, and Samuel Dean; 10 great-grandchildren; five great-great-grandchildren; and many nieces and nephews. She was also the grandmother of the late Barry Bechard.
ARRANGEMENTS: A funeral Mass will be celebrated at St. Mary Star of the Sea Church, 253 Cabot St., Beverly, Tuesday, June 24, at 12 p.m. Relatives and friends are invited to attend. Visiting hours at the Campbell Funeral Home, 525 Cabot St., Beverly, are Monday, from 4 to 7 p.m. Burial will be in Hamilton Cemetery. Contributions may be made in her memory to the Shriner’s Hospital for Children, 51 Blossom St., Boston, MA 02114, or Care Dimensions, 75 Sylvan St., Danvers, MA 01923. Information, directions, or condolences at www.campbellfuneral.com.