Obituary of Jean Dean
Jean Migliaccio Dean, age 89 of Idabel, Oklahoma, passed away on Saturday, June 10, 2017 at Hill's Nursing Home in Idabel. Jean was born February 14, 1928 in Springfield, Pennsylvania, the daughter of John Cecil Hendren and Helen Schaffer Hendren. She was a member of the St. Luke's Episcopal Church in Gladstone, New Jersey and attended the West Chester University. Jean married Nicholas Leonard Migliaccio on April 1, 1948 enjoying 41 years together until his death on January 23, 1990. Jean then married Norman Dean and lived many more happy years until his death in 2004. She enjoyed traveling, playing golf, sport field hockey and spending time with her family and friends. Jean, also known as "Mommom", will be forever in the hearts of all who knew and loved her and will be remembered by her loving and caring personality, beautiful blue eyes and winning smile.
Jean was preceded in death by her first husband, Nicholas Migliaccio; second husband, Norman Dean; parents, John and Helen Hendren and brother, John Hendren.
Her memory will be forever cherished by her children, Dr. John Migliaccio and wife Vicki of Idabel, Oklahoma, Lee Migliaccio and wife Patricia of Chester, New Jersey, Steven William Migliaccio and fiancé Lillian Reynolds of Fuquay-Varina, North Carolina, David Migliaccio DVM and wife Maureen of Long Valley, New Jersey, Jeanne Hendren Migliaccio of Flanders, New Jersey, Robert Migliaccio and wife Michelle of Hackettstown, New Jersey, Salli Innes and husband Richard of Brookville, Maryland, Thomas Dean and wife Bonnie of Denville, New Jersey, Nancy Dean and husband Brian Maynard of Peacedale, Rhode Island, Geoffrey Dean and wife Mary Beth of Branchville, New Jersey, Richard Dean and wife Mary of Byram, New Jersey; 23 grandchildren; 22 great grandchildren; numerous nieces, nephews, other relatives and many friends.
The family will receive friends on Monday, June 12, 2017 from 6:00 to 8:00 p.m. at Bunch-Singleton Funeral Home in Broken Bow, Oklahoma.
A Celebration of Life Service will be held on Tuesday, June 13, 2017 at the Bunch-Singleton Funeral Home Chapel in Broken Bow with the Bro. Aaron Strange officiating.
Public Visitation will also take place on Friday, June 16th from 4 – 8 pm with Funeral Service beginning at 4:15 pm at Norman Dean Home for Services, 16 Righter Ave., Denville, NJ. Interment will follow at the Pleasant Hill Road Cemetery in Chester, New Jersey at 10 am on Saturday, June 17th. Please leave a special condolence for her family.