Edwin Stanard Deane Edwin Stanard Deane, 96, of Stanardsville, Virginia, died on Saturday, November 10, 2012, at Grace Health and Rehab of Greene following a period of declining health after a fall in July of 2012.
He was born on December 12, 1915, in Stanardsville, the son of the late Kemper and Lutie Deane. He was preceded in death by his wife, Mary Garth Deane. He is survived by his brother, E. W. "Dookie" Dean and wife, Phyllis, of Stanardsville and numerous nieces and nephews. Edwin served his country as Master Sergeant in the Air Force in World War II. After the war he worked in Richmond in the service department of Sears until his retirement and return to Stanardsville. A graveside memorial service will be held 11:30 a.m. Thursday, November 15, 2012, at Stanardsville Cemetery with his nephew, Pastor Wendell Lamb officiating. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to a worthy charity of your choice. An online guestbook is available at www.ryanfuneral.com
. Ryan Funeral Home of Ruckersville is handling the arrangements.
This obituary was originally published in the Daily Progress.