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Daniel "Dano" Lally Dean

September 9, 1969 ~ October 9, 2023 (age 54) 54 Years Old

Daniel "Dano" Dean Obituary

Dean, Daniel

Pinckney, MI

His Legacy… Daniel “Dano” Lally Dean, 54, passed away October 9, 2023.  He was born on September 9, 1969, in Ann Arbor, Michigan to Brooxie Dean and Roberta (Sinclair) Dean. Daniel was the youngest sibling out of 14 children. He loved boating, fishing and hunting. He enjoyed cooking on the grill and listening to rock & roll, particularly Bob Seger. Daniel was the life of the party and had a big hearty laugh. Daniel was deeply loved by his family and friends and will be greatly missed.

His Family… Daniel will be missed by his daughter, Kristina Certain; siblings, Joey Dean, Robin Dean, Randy Dean, Valerie (Richard) Swanson, Jan (Malcolm) Ludwig, Al (Laura) Dean; grandchildren, Kara Certain, Kevin Certain. He is preceded in death by his parents, Brooxie and Roberta Dean; sister, Judy Lupi; and brothers, Jerry Dean, James Dean, Jack Dean, Richard Dean, Brooxie Dean, Kip Dean.

His Farewell… Daniel’s family and friends will gather for a Memorial Service Thursday, November 2, 2023, from 1:00PM-5:00PM, at Livingston Conservation Club, Whitmore Lake, Michigan. Memorial contributions may be given to family for future designation. Please leave a message of comfort for Daniel’s family at 1-877-231-7900, or sign his guestbook at

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Memorial Gathering
November 2, 2023

1:00 PM to 5:00 PM
Livingston County Wildlife and Conservation Club
6060 East M-36
Lake, MI 48189


To the family for future designation


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