Donald S. Dean ’56 died on December 2, 2016, in New York, New York.
(The following was published in the Amherst Bee, December 7, 2016:)
Donald Sears Dean, 82, of Snyder, died Friday, Dec. 2, 2016.
Mr. Dean was born in Buffalo and graduated from Amherst Central High School in 1952. He went on to graduate from Bowdoin College in 1956 with a Bachelor of Arts degree in economics. He then received a Master of Business Administration degree in accounting from the Wharton School of Finance at the University of Pennsylvania in 1958.
Mr. Dean served in the U.S. Army Finance Corps at Fort Monmouth, New Jersey, between 1958 and 1960. He spent his professional life in New York City, where he was employed as a cost accountant by Colgate Palmolive, Sheraton Hotels, IBM and Manhatten Properties.
Mr. Dean is survived by three siblings, David, Archie and Sylvia.