The Meadville Tribune
Dean Charles Mihailov, 16, of Centerville, passed into the arms of his Lord and Savior on Sunday, May 5, 2013, at UPMC Children’s Hospital, Pittsburgh.
He was born in Meadville on April 14, 1997, a son of Amy Waid Brucker and Patrick Mihailov. He was a gift from God, an angel who enjoyed swimming, roller skating, movies and looking at books. He was sweet natured but could also be a big tease. He will be deeply missed.
He is survived by his mother, Amy Brucker and her husband, Vince, of Centerville; his father, Patrick Mihailov of Blooming Valley; two sisters, Katey Mihailov and Karlee Mihailov; two brothers, Garrett Brucker and Gabe Brucker; maternal grandparents, Clifford and Pat Waid of Meadville; paternal grandparents, Eli and Patty Mihailov of Guys Mills; three aunts, Kelly Smith and her husband, Gary, of Saegertown, Wendy White and her husband, Ron, of Meadville, and Elizabeth Wentworth and her husband, Todd, of Butler; an uncle, Elroy Mihailov of Tennessee; and four cousins, Kaylyn White, Courtney White, Jared Smith and Joel Smith.
Calling hours will be Thursday from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. at Robert W. Waid Funeral Home Inc., 581 Chestnut St., Meadville.
The funeral service will be Friday at 10:30 a.m. at New Beginnings Church of God, 13226 Leslie Road, Meadville, with Pastor Temple Jarrell and Pastor Cliff Forbes officiating.
Memorials may be made to Erie Homes for Children and Adults (Rockwood Home-Titusville), 226 E. 27 St., Erie, Pa. 16504.
Memories and condolences may be shared at waidfuneralhome.net.