Dean Douglas Fillinger, 58, of Draper, UT, passed away on May 16, 2021. Dean was born on August 29, 1962, in Windsor, Ontario, to Melvyn Fillinger and Julie Fillinger Hanus. He attended school in Memphis, MI.
Dean was a stay-at-home dad and extremely proud of his two children, Hannah and Van. He enjoyed doing crossword puzzles, watching movies, taking road trips, and making people think. Dean was a die-hard Michigan Wolverines football fan his entire life and more recently a Utah Utes football fan. Dean had a big personality and people who met him would likely not forget him. Many referred to Dean by his nickname, Deano.
Dean is survived by his two children, Hannah and Van Fillinger; his mother, Julie (Paul) Hanus; two sisters, Jayne (Sean) Marnon and Carolynn (Chris) Walker, and former spouse and mother of his children, Janel Fillinger.
Dean is preceded in death by his father, Melvyn Fillinger, and his grandparents.
Services will be held on Saturday, May 22, 2021, with a social gathering at 2:00 pm and the service to follow at 3:00 pm at Larkin Mortuary (260 East South Temple, Salt Lake City, UT 84111).
Family and friends may view the recorded services at: https://us02web.zoom.us/rec/share/kC5iaNek_vIgQMgJwKOEG4Fj6zzUTwsgpJKme-fEBuXKlK3D_LeZqMk4MwCsR-oq.vgoOc6bhropxHG-1
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