DEAN, Jeffrey Allen "Jeff", 50, of Springfield, died Monday, April 20, 2020. He was born July 11, 1969 in Springfield, the son of Charles and Brenda (Castle) Dean. He was a 1987 graduate of Wayne High School and was employed at Springfield City Schools. Jeff leaves to cherish his memory his loving wife of nearly five years, Christy (Esterline) and his fur babies Lexi and Shelby. He is also survived by his parents; grandmother, Betty Castle; special uncle, Glenn Castle and mother-in-law, Gloria Esterline. Jeff was preceded in death by his grandfather, Edward Castle and his father-in-law, Mike Esterline. Jeff's wish was to have no services, be cremated and have his ashes spread in the Great Smoky Mountains. In honor of Jeff's love for animals, please make memorial contributions to the Clark County Dog Shelter or animal shelter of your choice.