Dean Patti, 50, of Norwalk, died Wednesday, July 2, 2008, in Fisher Titus Medical Center.
He was born Aug. 21, 1957, in Sandusky, where he lived until moving to Texas for seven years; he has lived in the Norwalk area since 1988. Dean was a truck driver and enjoyed riding Harley Davidson motorcycles.
Dean is survived by his very special companion of 19 years, Judy K. Albietz of Norwalk; her two sons, William Albietz of Norwalk and Jason Albietz of New London; brother, Richard (Diane) Patti of Castalia; sister-in-law, Rosemary Patti of Indiana; special niece, Shay Patti; nephew, Randall (Trisha) Patti; great-nephew Michael; and other nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Nicholas and Ruth (Nimrichter) Patti; and brother, Donald Patti.
A private service will be observed at a later date.
Condolences may be shared at eastmanfuneralhome.com.