Dean Vincent Showalter

Dean Vincent Showalter, 58, passed on December 6, 2019.  He was born May 14, 1961 in Bethesda, Maryland.  He came to Sarasota in 1974 from Rockville, Maryland and was a member of the Sarasota First Brethren Church.  

Dean was an RN at Sarasota Memorial Hospital in the cardiac unit.  He enjoyed kayaking, camping, music, movies and spending time with his family and friends.

Left to cherish is memory are his wife of 27 years, Cindy; parents, John Howard Showalter and Jane (Huff) Showalter; siblings, Theresa Cruz and her husband Pastor William Cruz; Grant Showalter and his wife Jennifer; and Deannah Gullett and her husband Ricky.

Dean and his wife have dedicated many years fostering and mentoring children.  They made positive and life changing impact in many hearts and lives that they touched.  They loved these children as their own.

There will be a Celebration to honor Dean’s life on January 18, 2020 at 11:00 am at Sarasota First Brethren Church, 150 N. Shade Avenue, Sarasota, Florida.  Memorial contributions may be made in Dean’s honor to the Sarasota First Brethren Church, 150 N. Shade Avenue, Sarasota; or to the Agape Christian School of Sarasota also at 150 Shade Avenue.  Arrangements are being handled  for the family by Maloney Funeral Home.