Dean died in the chute at the Atlantic Stampede Rodeo on Octover 2, 1999
Dean John Berkan
Dean John Berkan, age 36 of Sacramento, CA, was fatally injured while he was preparing to make his first steer ride in an IGRA rodeo at the Atlantic Stampede '99 in Gaithersburg, MD, on October 2, 1999. He will be sorely missed by his friends at G.S.G.R.A. and on the I.G.R.A. circuit.
When someone we love passes on, They become a beautiful memory, So that we may carry them Forever in our hearts and They will always be with us.