CLAYTON SLIPPEY DEAN

B. October 5, 1911 in Pennsylvania
D. July 8, 1961 Grayslake, Lake County, IL
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  • Father: Joseph Eli Dean born February 26, 1883 in Huntingdon County, PA son of John Thomas Dean (1859-1937) and Maria Elizabeth (Teeters) Dean (1862-1936); married Clara G. Slippey on January 31, 1905 in Hollidaysburg, Blair County, PA; Joseph died November 12, 1957 in Altoona, Blair County, PA; buried in Geeseytown Cemetery, Frankstown, Blair County, PA
  • Mother: Clara Grace (Slippey) Dean born 1881 in Frankstown Township, Blair County, PA; Clara died November 1971 in Pennsylvania; buried in Geeseytown Cemetery, Frankstown, Blair County, PA
  • Wife: Florence (McKee) (Campanale) Dean born about 1902 in Missouri; married (1) Anthony Campanale, he died November 30, 1960
  • Step-Children:
    1. Joseph Campanale
    2. Sam Campanale
    3. Lawrence Campanale born April 1, 1928 in Winnetka, Cook County, IL; Lawrence died April 19, 2002
    4. Lois (Campanale) Schlobohm
    5. Joan (Campanale) Marquette
  • Siblings
    • Russell Harry Dean born September 6, 1902 in Hollidaysburg, Blair County, PA; married Mildred Morgan; Russell died in September 19, 1948 in Roaring Spring, Blair County, PA of an automobile accident; buried in Geeseytown Cemetery, Frankstown, Blair County, PA
    • Baby Dean born June 5, 1906; baby died in June 8, 1906; buried in Geeseytown Cemetery, Frankstown, Blair County, PA
    • Elizabeth A. (Dean) Stonerook born about 1908 in Pennsylvania
    • Susan Addabelle “Addabelle” (Dean) Dughi born November 9, 1910 in Frankstown Township, Blair County, PA; married (1) Paul E. Teeter on July 3, 1930 in Curryville, Blair County, PA; married (2) Anthony J. Dughi; Addabelle died August 25, 1943 in Roaring Spring, Blair County, PA; buried in Roaring Spirng, PA
    • George C. Dean born about 1914 in Pennsylvania
    • Ida H. (Dean) Market born March 8, 1917; Ida died July 12, 2006
    • Ethel Mae (Dean) Adams born April 12, 1919; married Jesse James Adams (1910-1966); Ethel died December 16, 2000; Ethel and Jesse are buried in Greenlawn Cemetery, Roaring Spring, Blair County, PA
    • Joseph Blair Dean born August 20, 1921 in Hollidaysburg, Blair County, PA; Army Veteran (1942-1945), Sergant; married (1) Rose M. Sinisi (1917-1994); married (2) Deloras J. (Rath) White (1928-2014) in 1997; Joseph died August 23, 2010 in Roaring Spring, Blair County, PA; buried in Blair Memorial Park, Bellwood, Blair County, PA; According to the Altoon Mirror (Altoona PA) Thursday, August 26, 2010:

“Joseph Blair Dean, 89, Duncansville, died Mon., Aug. 23, 2010 in Nason Hospital, Roaring Spring.  He was born in Hollidaysburg, to Joseph E. & Clara (Slippey) Dean.  He was twice married, first to Rose M. Sinisi on Feb. 2, 1948, at Mount Carmel Catholic Church, Altoona and she died Aug. 2, 1994.  He then married Deloras J. (Rath) White on Nov. 28, 1997, at Grace Bible Church, Hollidays burg.  Survived by wife, Dee, Duncansville; son, Kenneth & wife, Debbie, Hollidaysburg; daughter, Bonnie Barry, Greenwood; 4 grandchildren; Christopher, Stevie Marie, Matthew and Melissa; 4 stepchildren: Sherry Nagle & husband, Charlie, Duncansville; Dave White & wife, Trudy, Hollidaysburg; Tina Blasko & husband, Jim, Bedford and Pastor Timothy White & wife, Sherry, Hamilton, VA; 12 step grandchildren; and 15 step gr. Grandchildren.  Predeceased by 4 brothers and 4 sisters.  Joseph lived in Roaring Spring until 1942, having graduated from high school there in 1941 and also from Dale Carnegie.  He was a U.S. Army Air Corps, WWII veteran, having entered in August 1942.  He was assigned to the 3010th Army Air Base Unit, attaining the rank of sergeant.  He was discharged in October 1945.  Joseph then worked for 21 years for Pepsi and Servomation.  He also had his own garage, finally retiring in 1976 after 6 years as service manager for Harpster Chevy Buick, Warriors Mark.  Member, Grace Bible Church.  Myers-Somers Funeral Home, Altoona.  Interment, Blair Memorial Park, Bellwood.”

  • Clarence Wilfred Dean born June 9, 1924 in Roaring Spring, Blair County, PA; Army Veteran (1943-1946); married Florence May Jackson in 1944 (Florence remarried Gerald Laurence in July 1964); Clarence died June 15, 1991 in Rockford, Winnebago County, IL; buried in Willwood Burial Park, Rockford, Winnebago County, IL

Additional Information:

According to the 1920 U.S. Census for Blair Township, Blair County, PA the household members were: Joseph E. Dean, head, age 37, married, born in Pennsylvania, parents born in Pennsylvania, occupation: brakeman – steam railroad; Grace C. Dean, wife, age 38, married, born in Pennsylvania, parents born in Pennsylvania; Russel H. Dean, son, age 17, single, born in Pennsylvania, occupation: laborer – steam railroad; Elizabeth A. Dean. daughter, age 12, single, born in Pennsylvania; Addabell Dean, daughter, age 10, single, born in Pennsylvania; Clayton S. Dean, son, age 8, single, born in Pennsylvania; George C. Dean, son, age 6, single, born in Pennsylvania; Ida H. Dean, daughter, age 2 10/12, single, born in Pennsylvania; Ethel M. Dean, daughter, age 8/12, single, born in Pennsylvania.

According to the 1930 U.S. Census for Taylor Township, Blair County, PA living on Taylor Township Road, the household members were: J. E. Dean, head, age 47 married, married at age 21, born in Pennsylvania, parents born in Pennsylvania, occupation: farmer – farm; Grace Dean, wife, age 49, married at age 23, born in Pennsylvania, parents born in Pennsylvania; Addabelle Dean, daughter, age 20, single, born in Pennsylvania; Clayton Dean, son, age 18, single, born in Pennsylvania; occupation: laborer – farm; George Dean, son, age 16, single, born in Pennsylvania; Ida Dean, daughter, age 13, single, born in Pennsylvania; Ethel M. Dean, Daughter, age 10, single, born in Pennsylvania; Joseph Dean, son, age 8, single, born in Pennsylvania; Clarence Dean, son, age 5, single, born in Pennsylvania.

According to the 1940 U.S. Census for Roaring Spring, Taylor Township, Blair County, PA living at 300 Spring, the household members were: Joseph E. Dea, head, age 57, married, highest grade completed: 4, born in Pennsylvania, lived in same place in 1935 occupation: laborer – stone quarry; Clara G. Dean, wife, age 59, married, highest grade completed: 8, born in Pennsylvania, lived in same place in 1935; Clayton S. Dean, son, age 28, single, highest grade completed: 8, born in Pennsylvania, lived in same place in 1935, occupation: laborer – farm; Joseph B. Dean, son, age 18, single, highest grade completed: H-2, born in Pennsylvania, lived in same place in 1935; Clarence W. Dean, son, age 15, single, highest grade completed: 7, born in Pennsylvania, lived in same place in 1935.

According to the Daily Sentinel (Woodstock IL) Monday, July 10, 1961, page 8:

“DIE IN CRASH – GRAYSLAKE, Ill. – Clayton Dean, 49, of Lake Park, and Lincoln Turner, 31, of Antioch, were killed Saturday night when their pickup truck and a dump truck collided on Illinois 120 two miles east of Grayslake.”

According to the Altoona Mirror (Altoona PA) Saturday, July 15, 1961:

“Hollidaysburg
Native Dies in
Illinois Wreck

   Clayton S. Dean, 49, a native of Hollidaysburg and former resident of Altoona, residing in Round Lake Park, Ill., died at 5:04 p. m. last Saturday in an automobile accident while riding home from his work in Chicago.
   He was a passenger in a car operated by a 29-year old father of three who was so crushed in the wreckage of the car that it had to be cut apart to release the body.  The double fatality occurred when a gravel truck swerved to avoid a compact car and struck the other vehicle instead.
   Mr. Dean was a son of Joseph E. and Grace (Slippey) Dean and is survived by his mother, who resides in Toledo, Ohio, and Holidaysburg.
   Also surviving are his wife, Florence; five step-children, Joseph and Sam Campanale of New York, Lawrence of Ohio, Mrs. Lois Schlobohm and Mrs. Joan Marquette of Chicago; eight grandchildren, three brothers and three sisters, George in Kentuck, Joseph of Altoona, Clarence of Rockford, Ill., Mrs. Elizabeth Stonerook of Sandusky, Ohio, Mrs. Ida Market of Toledo and Mrs. Ethel Adams of Roaring Spring.
   Interment was made in Fort Hill Cemetery, at Round Lake.”

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