Paul Vincent Dean, of Longboat Key, formerly of Pittsburgh and Atlanta, died Jan. 25. He was 80.
He graduated from St. Mary of the Mount High School and Duquesne University. He served in the U.S. Air Force and the Reserves, achieving the rank of captain. He also worked successfully at L.B. Foster Co. for 47 years and retired as a senior vice president in 2001.
Mr. Dean is survived by his daughter, Noreen Haggerty; four sons, Paul, Bill, Jay and Tim; and six grandchildren.
Services will be held in Arlington National Cemetery at a later date. Toale Brothers Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.
Donations may be made to St. Martha Catholic Church, 200 N. Orange Ave., Sarasota, Fla., 34236.