Dean was born in Sarasota, Florida, baptized in the Lutheran Church and kept his faith in his Christian beliefs throughout his life.
His family and he moved to Hoover, Alabama, in 1987 and then moved to Ona in 1993. He graduated from Cabell Midland High School in 2004.
Dean was always active in sports: baseball, basketball, football, golf and especially wrestling. He was in the marching band at Cabell Midland, playing drums. He loved he family cabin in the Potomac Highlands, fishing for smallmouth bass, hiking, campfires and playing cards.
He leaves behind his mother and father, Barbara and Tom Delligatti; his sister, Tara Delligatti; his twin brother, Dustin Delligatti; his nephew, Gavin Vaughn; his grandmother, Cora Lea Delligatti, of Fairmont; and his girlfriend, Jennifer Reynolds.
We will always love you. A celebration of his life for family and friends was on Saturday, April 29, 2017 at Chapman's Mortuary, Huntington.
Published on  May 3, 2017