90, died December 9 in Salem. He was born in Fresno, CA and
moved to Aumsville in 1983. Dean served in the Army Air Corps
during WWII. He drove truck for 57 years. Dean was a member of
Mt View Wesleyan Church in Aumsville and the Stayton Senior
Center. He was a great story teller, enjoyed gospel and
western music and loved his family.
Dean married Dorothy
Fry in July of 1947 in Watsonville, CA, she preceded him in
death in January of 1987. He is survived by his son: Dick
Adair of Aumsville; brother: Dwayne Bob Hall of Carmel,
CA; 8 grandchildren and numerous great and
great-great-grandchildren. Dean was preceded in death by his
son, William Adair, 4 brothers and 2 sisters.