Martha E. (Rose) Dean

December 31, 1929 ~ July 21, 2020 (age 90)


Martha E. Dean, 90, of Houston, PA,  passed away peacefully on Tuesday, July 21,2020 at home surrounded by her family.

Mrs. Dean was born December 31, 1929 in Washington, Pennsylvania.

She was predeceased by her parents Charles Alexander and Marie (Jackson) Rose, two sisters Anna (Rose) Poindexter and Joyce Annett Rose and two brothers William A. Rose and Andrew J. Rose.

Mrs. Dean was a member of Nazareth Baptist Church where she was a member of the Prayer band, Usher Board, several committees, and annual day organizations. She had also volunteered many years at the Washington Christian Outreach and was a former Observer-Reporter newspaper carrier. She loved bowling and was a member of both the Sunday Night Pin Busters and Lucky Six bowling leagues.

She was married to Lee Edward Dean for 65 years. They were the parents to daughter Lee Annett (Dean) Prysock and sons James E. Dean, Sr of Washington, PA, Charles Harris (Mary) of Brownsville, PA and Rev. Walter Maurice Myers (Andrea) of Atlanta, GA and a son who died at birth.

She also leaves behind to cherish her memory grandchildren, David L. Dean of Houston, Pa, Natasha C. Thrasher of Pittsburgh, Pa, Dietta Spinks of Washington, Pa, Kimberly A. Prysock-Winters of Houston, Pa, Camille Dean of Washington, Pa, James E. Dean, Jr. of Washington, Pa, Amy Bricker of Brownsville, Pa. and Michael North of Strabane, Pa. Great grandchildren, Cameron Winters, Ebony Dean, Jeremiah Hardy, Isaiah Dean, Theresa Thrasher, Joseph Thrasher, Darius Spinks, Desmond Spinks, Devon Adams, Kirstie North, Jasmine Harris and Wanya Harris, a Great Granddaughter Sarayah Dean and a loving niece Rose Woods, of Washington, PA and a Great Nephew Larry Woods, Jr. and a host of other relatives and friends.

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July 29, 2020

11:00 AM to 12:00 PM
New Dominion Birth Kingdom Ministries
240 N. Lincoln St
Washington, PA 15301

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