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Lovelace was a graduate of Jefferson High School, Sinclair Community College, University of Dayton, and Wright State University; he also attended courses at Central State University. He retired from the University of Dayton as the Director of Civic Scholars after 25 years of service.
He is survived by his wife of 48 years, Phyllis Lovelace; sisters: Dale Lovelace “Aunt Kandy” and Janice Lee; half brothers and sisters, Richard, John Derrick, Barry, Andrea and Cheryl; daughters, Leslie and Laeina; son, Dean Nyerere (Sesyli); grandchildren, Alexis, Jaden, Aubrey, Lincoln, Levi and Londyn; a host of nieces and nephews.
In lieu of flowers, donations can be sent to Wesley Community Center (in Honor of Dean Lovelace), 3730 Delphos Ave in Dayton.
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