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Charles E. Deans, 77, past away unexpectedly Tuesday March 31, 2020. He was born January 13, 1943 in Castine, the son of Gilbert Deans and Hildred (Leach) Kinney. Charlie worked as a custodian and bus driver in both Brooksville and Castine for over 30 years. He was a member of the Penobscot Volunteer Fire Department and a beloved community member. He was a selfless, giving man known to put others first, he was always willing to lend a helping hand. In his younger years he was a member of the US Air Force and in his spare time enjoyed hunting and fishing. He is survived by his three loving daughters Karrie Prescott and husband Russ, Cheryl Streevy, Rachel and Robert Rego, five grandchildren Thomas, Dorothy, Mary, Dana and Toby, two sisters Sharon Tash and Barbara Jean Deans and his loving partner Sara Tracy and family. In addition to his parents Charlie was predeceased by his wife Frances and his brother Arthur. Charlie touched a lot of lives and will be greatly missed. In lieu of flowers donations in Charlies memory may be made to Unitarian Universalist Congregation of Castine P.O. Box 520 Castine, ME 04421 or Trinitarian Congregational Parish of Castine P.O. Box 108 Castine, ME 04421. A celebration of life will be held in Castine at a later date. Arrangements by Mitchell-Tweedie Funeral Home Bucksport.