Roy Dixon - August 01, 2012
Roy Marvin Dixon, age 83, of Bancroft, passed away July 28, 2012, in Sioux City, Iowa, surrounded by his family.
Roy is survived by his wife of 59 years, Irene Dixon of Bancroft; children, Brenda and husband Roger Daum of Cozad, Teresa and husband Dr. Pat Luse of Sioux City, Iowa, Charlotte and husband Bruce Andrews of Hampton, Roberta and husband Keith Weitzenkamp of Lyons, and Rhett and wife Shiela Dixon of Polk; brothers, Chris and wife Loretta Dixon of Columbus, and Ken Dixon of Lyons. Also surviving are his grandchildren; great-grandchildren; step grandchildren as well as numerous nieces, nephews and extended family.
Memorials are suggested to the Gideons International.
Visitation will be held at the Oakland Evangelical Free Church in Oakland on Thursday, August 2, 2012 from 7 to 9 p.m. with family present to greet friends.
Funeral services will be held on Friday, Aug. 3, 2012 at 10:30 a.m. at the Oakland Evangelical Free Church in Oakland, with grandson Pastor Josh Luse officiating. His grandsons Troy Daum, Aaron Luse, Josh Luse, Gabe Luse, Ezra Luse, Andrew Luse, Blaine Andrews, Beau Andrews, Levi Dixon, Josiah Dixon, and Hunter Dixon will act as pallbearers. Burial with military honors provided by his comrades from the Bancroft American Legion Post 191 and the Lyons Post 7998 will follow in the Lyons Cemetery.
Grandson Tim Daum, owner of Carpenter-Breland Funeral Home in McCook, is in charge of the arrangements.