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Tywan "Dean" Ramos

January 26, 1979 ~ May 28, 2020 (age 41)


Tywan (Dean) Ramos, died unexpectedly on May 28, 2020, in Cambridge.

   He was born January 26, 1979, in Fitchburg, Massachusetts, the son of Patricia (Jackson) Phillips of Fitchburg and Gary Maurice Dean of Pensacola, Florida.

  Many may remember Tywan as the kid walking around Cleghorn with a Boombox on his shoulder playing music for the neighborhood. Later, Tywan operated a small business in Fitchburg. He was also a member of Faith in Action International Ministries. 

Tywan is predeceased by grandfather, James Don Phillips, grandfather, James Dean Sr, an aunt, Donna (Phillips) Sauveur and an uncle, Allen Dean.

   Tywan leaves and is remembered by his maternal grandmother, Virgie Phillips who raised him; his paternal grandmother, Gladys Dean; a brother, Demetrice Phillips and his wife Shaunti Phillips; two nieces and two nephews. His aunts and uncles, Shirley Payton and her husband Wilford Payton, Debbie Jackson, James Phillips, Joseph Phillips, James Dean Jr, Darla Denise Dean Evans, Crisscynthia Trinea Dean, Brenda Lee Dean; his cousins, Edward Phillips, Torrence Phillips and his wife Stephanie Phillips, Jabari Payton, Gamba Payton, Akin Payton, Jermaine Phillips and his wife Shabana Phillips, Taneisha Malcolm, Stefania Jackson, Bertie Henry Jr, Anthony Phillips, Carl Phillips and many more family and friends.    

   The family welcomes memorial contributions to Restoration Recovery Center, Inc. and Crossing Over, Inc. as an expression of sympathy in lieu of flowers.

Restoration Recovery Center, Inc. 40 Fairmount Street, Fitchburg, MA 01420

Crossing Over, Inc. 29 Nutting Street, Fitchburg, MA 01420

   Funeral services and burial will be private.

   The Smith-Mallahy-Masciarelli and the Fitchburg Chapel of the Sawyer-Miller-Masciarelli Funeral Homes, 243 Water Street, Fitchburg has been entrusted with Tywan’s funeral arrangements

  Please leave an online condolence for the family.

  John F. Masciarelli and Walter C. Taylor funeral directors

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