Dean Robert Bunnell of Endicott, NY passed away peacefully on January 10th with his loving wife, Debbie of 51 years by his side.
Dean, lovingly known as “Papa” to his grandchildren was born January 12, 1950, in Buffalo, NY to Louis & Lois Bunnell. Dean graduated from Erie Community College and went on to a 28-year career with EDS. A Buffalo native, Dean was an avid sports fan and enjoyed watching most sports, but most of all, he loved cheering on or hollering at his Buffalo Bills on any given Sunday.
Dean is Survived by his wife, Debbie(Lentsch), and two daughters, Tammy(Jeremy) Johnston and Kimberly(Philip) Slater, as well as his three grandchildren, who were his pride and joy, Dylan, Nicholas, and Tyler. Dean is predeceased by his brother, Dick Bunnell.
Dean will be missed greatly by those who knew and loved him for his kind heart, bigger-than-life personality, and unforgettable ability to brighten up any situation.
Family and friends are welcome to pay their respects Friday, January 20th, from 5 – 7 pm at the Allen Memorial Home 511-513 East Main Street, Endicott.
The family extends a special “thank you” to Denise and the rest of the skilled nurses at Wilson hospital for adding some light to this impossible situation.