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November 16, 2018

Evan Dean
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Obituary for Evan Dean

Evan Benedict Dean, 88, of Westport, Connecticut, husband of Janice, his wife of 62 years, passed away November 16, 2018 at Bridgeport Hospital. He was born in Alton, Illinois, son of Allen and Nancy Dean, and had been a resident of Westport for the past 44 years. Prior to retiring in 2003, Evan was the Chief Administrative Officer at Vector Capital Management LLC, a Norwalk, CT based financial services firm. Evan was Senior Vice President of the Segal Group, a Benefits, Compensation and Human Resources Consulting Firm in Manhattan until 1995. In this position he directed the company’s Human Resources Department and provided Executive Compensation and HR consulting services to the company’s corporate clients. Prior to joining Segal, Evan had a 20-year career with the Xerox Corporation where he was the Corporate Director of Compensation and Benefits. He was a member of the Conference Boards Council on Compensation. Evan served in the United States army from 1950 to 1953. He was a member of the 187th Airborne Regimental Combat Team in Korea in 1952 and 1953. Evan graduated from Shurtleff College with a double major in Business and Education and began his business career with the Olin Corporation. Survivors in addition to his wife include five sons, Mark and his wife Jaime of Wethersfield, CT, Christopher and his wife Carline of Westport, CT, Eric and fiancé Niki of Fairfield, CT, David of Westport, CT, and Thomas and his wife Andrea of Old Greenwich, CT: two daughters, Jayne Dean Albani and her husband Gaetano of West Hartford, CT and Mary Ann Dean Lindwall and her husband Mark of Westport, CT and 19 grandchildren. His oldest daughter, Jennifer Dean Burke, preceded him in death. A Mass of Christian Burial will be held at Our Lady of the Assumption Church on Tuesday November 20, 2018 at 10am. Interment will be private. In lieu of flowers Memorial Contributions may be made to the Church of the Assumption, 98 Riverside Avenue, Westport, CT 06880.

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Service Information

Tuesday, November 20th, 2018 10:00am
Assumption Church
98 Riverside Avenue
Westport, CT 06880

Interment Information

Assumption Cemetery
73 Greens Farms Road
Westport, CT 06880