Dean Edward Starr was born in Beaver, Oklahoma on August 27, 1941 to Ernest Edward and Elmina (Carter) Starr. He graduated from Beaver High School and was a member of the Methodist Church and the American Legion and the Beaver Golf Club. He was honorably discharged from the United States Navy in 1966. Dean was the officer manager at Warren Oil Company. He married Debbie Hopson on January 29, 1983 in Texhoma, Oklahoma. He was preceded in death by his parents.
Dean passed on Sunday, June 28, 2020 in the Beaver County Memorial Hospital, Beaver, Oklahoma at the age of 78.
He is survived by his wife, Debbie of Beaver, Oklahoma; his sons, Dale Starr, Forgan, Oklahoma, Brian Starr, Forgan, Oklahoma, Greg Adkins, Howe, Texas; his daughters, Carol Nichols of Edmond, Oklahoma, Cheri Myles of Garden City, Kansas, Cathy Meyer of Forgan, Oklahoma, and Robin Metcalf, Hooker, Oklahoma; brother LeRoy Holleman of Indianapolis, Indiana, sister, Pat Knowles of Clarendon,Texas; 13 grandchildren, 18 great grandchildren and a host of other relatives and friends.
Donations are requested to the Beaver Volunteer Fire Department.