Mar 26, 1968 - Jul 22, 2012
Funeral services for Dean Alexander Dewey, 44, will be held 10:00 a.m., Saturday, July 28, 2012 at St. Stephens Catholic Church with Father John Gaffney officiating. Interment will follow at Araphahoe Catholic Cemetery. A rosary will be held 7:00 p.m., Friday, July 27th at St. Stephens Catholic Church with a wake to follow at the family home, 393 Left Hand Ditch Road.
Dean was born March 26, 1968 in Riverton, Wyoming, son of John C. and Theresa M. (Brown) Dewey.
In May of 1986, he graduated from St. Stephens Indian School.
He married Tanya Hebah April 2, 2008 where they made their home in Fort Washakie, WY. The couple later divorced.
Mr. Dewey worked for Big West Oilfield Services.
Survivors include his children, Ashly Dean Dewey, Brindon White, Katie Vargus, Katlyn Hebah, Aspen Hebah and Leola Rose White; Goddaughter, Amber Whiteplume; mothers, Frances Dewey and Theresa M. Jones; sisters, Delia Frances Dodge, Anna Whiteplume, Angela Dewey, Flora CrazyThunder, Susie Warren, Regina Dewey, Irene CrazyThunder, Sonja Birdshead, Suzette Seminole, Johnetta Seminole, Serena Gardner, Brenda Goodman, Arlene Goodman, Elizabeth Goodman, Leticia Black and Sonja Black Friday; brothers, Jerry Dewey, David Dewey, B.J. Gardner, Marcus Garner, Lydell Whiteplume, Leon Birdshead, Jess Birdshead, Darrell Goodman, James Goodman, Burdick Seminole, Steven Seminole, Thomas Bushyhead, John M. Bushyhead, Jr., Mike Jenkins, Stan Shakespear, Ricky Blackburn, Mitchell Stacey, Terry Spoonhunter, Martian Guetterrez, Stanford V. Dodge; aunts Madeline Spoonhunter, Margret Washington, Beverly Willow, Thelma Dewey, Sylvia Dewey, Irene Harris, June Brown and Racheal Brown; uncles Mervin Bushyhead, John Michael Bushyhead, Sr., Mark Dewey, John Paul Brown, and Donald R. Wallingbull; numerous grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by Andrew Raphael Dewey, Flora Goodman Dewey, John C. Dewey, Linus Dewey, Robert Dewey, George Dewey, Rose M. Dewey, Lucilla Dewey-Washington, JoAnn Birdshead, Chrystal C. Dewey, Allen Addison, Bobbette T. Birdshead, Edna Antelope, Donovan Blackburn, Joshua Dewey, Javen Talksdifferent, Alvin Talksdifferent, Jr.
On-line condolences for the family may be made at: theDavisFuneralHome.com.
Services are under the direction of the Davis Funeral Home of Riverton.