Robert M. "Bob" Dean, age 69, of Kalamazoo, MI passed away Tuesday November 1, 2016. Bob was born June 22, 1947 in Kalamazoo the son of the late Robert and Rosemary (Merchant) Dean. He was a longtime employee of Beach Products and Martin US 131 Dragway. Bob enjoyed the outdoors and hunting; along with fishing and camping. He is survived by his daughter, Michelle (Butch) Falor; a grandson, Aaron Falor; 3 sisters, Jo Dean, Debbie Lawson, Cheryl (Steve) Smalley; and several nieces and nephews. The family requests that all attending the memorial gathering please wear racing or hunting attire. The memorial gathering will be held from 3-6pm Sunday November 6, at the Langeland Family Funeral Homes, Westside Chapel, 3926 South 9th Street. Private interment will be held at a later date. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be directed to the family.