Dean was born to Harry Ellis and Enola Chidester Ellis, Feb. 11, 1949, in Price, Utah.
Dean lived a life full of fun and laughter with his family always his number one priority.
He was preceded in death by his father, Harry Lee Ellis; mother, Enola Chidester Ellis; sister, Martha Ann Ellis; and brother, Ted Shannon.
He is survived by his loving wife, Vicki Ellis; son, Jimmie Scrogum (Tricia); daughter, Valaree Sailer; son, Boyd Ellis Jr. (Kjersti); daughter, Ronda McConkie; daughter, Crystal Ellis-Hogue; brother, Gary Ellis (Valerie); sister, Nancy Thayne; brother, Virgle Ellis (Brenda); seven grandsons, JC (Megan), Christopher, Keoni, Ty, Bo, Dominique and Chance; three granddaughters, Alexis, Sydney and Whittnie; all his beloved nieces and nephews; and a lifetime of friends and extended family.
A viewing and family prayer will commence at 10 a.m. on Saturday, July 6, at the LDS Stake Center, 701 Locust Lane, in Moab, with funeral services beginning at 11 a.m.
He will remain in our hearts forever. “God bless you, Dean.”