Dean Ferguson

Obituary of Dean Curtis Ferguson

FERGUSON, Dean Curtis

passed away surrounded by family on Saturday, September 15, 2018 at 98 years of age. Beloved husband of the late Margaret Jane (nee Parker) for 69 years. Loving father of Carol Brimner (Everett), Barbara Totten (Ed), David (Debbie), Douglas (Bev), Howard (Audrey) and Tom Ferguson. Cherished grandpa of 14 grandchildren and 18 great grandchildren. Dearest son of the late Hugh and Mabel Ferguson. Dearest brother of the late Norma Joyce (late Ledson), late Herald Ferguson (late Ruth) and Ruth Newman (late Marshall); and brother-in-law of Howard Parker. Dean spent 3 years with 408 squadron #6 Bomber Group RCAF from February 1943 to September 1945 when he got to come home. He is one of the last surviving from that time and squadron. Dean was a lifelong resident and farmer of Gosfield North. He was also a founding and long term member of Cottam Baptist Church. Family and friends will be received for visitation at Reid Funeral Home and Reception Centre, 87 Maidstone Avenue East, Essex (519-776-4233) on Wednesday from 2-4 and 7-9 pm. Funeral Service to celebrate Dean's life will be held from the funeral home on Thursday, September 20, 2018 at 11 am. Pastor Don Brehaut officiating. Interment Greenhill Cemetery, Kingsville. If desired memorial donations to Gideons or charity of choice would be appreciated. Family and friends are invited to share their memories online at