Dean A. Venturini passed away peacefully on April 3, 2019, in his home. Dean was born in Atascadero on Feb. 8, 1947. He grew up in rural Templeton and graduated from Templeton High School in 1965. Dean served his country in the U.S. Army from 1966-1967 in Vietnam, achieving the rank of Sergeant and received both a Purple Heart and a Bronze Star for his outstanding leadership in military combat. Dean was the first employee with Pro Document Solutions in 1979 and subsequently retired from the company in 2016 after 37 years of dedicated service. Dean is survived by his three children, Michael Venturini (Shannon), Gina Venturini, and Christian Venturini (Lila) and eight grandchildren, as well as his brother David Venturini, and sisters Debbie Lindberg and Dana Venturini. Dean will be remembered for his witty sense of humor, artistic abilities, entertaining storytelling, and loyalty to those he loved. A memorial reception is being held on Friday, April 19 from 12:30 to 2:30 p.m. at the Paso Robles Inn. All are welcome.