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Tubman Funeral Home

224 Company Ave, Fort Qu'appelle, SK

OBITUARY

Dwight Francis Dixon

February 1, 1954November 14, 2019

It is with heavy hearts that we announce the sudden passing of our beloved husband, father, brother and papa, Dwight, at the age of 65, of Balcarres, SK on Thursday, November 14, 2019.

Dwight was predeceased by his parents Walter (Bill) and Jean Dixon. He will lovingly be remembered by his wife Lois of 45 years; his children, Jay (Amanda) Dixon and Michelle (Curtis) Geisler; grandchildren Lucas, Jaxon, Nate, Shaye and Jetta. Brother, Floyd (Laura) Dixon of Balcarres and Nieces, Rebecca and Amber and Nephew, William.

Dwight grew up in the Tullymet District. After graduating high school in Balcarres he attended Kelsey Institute of applied arts and science and became a journeyman carpenter. He then moved home and started Dixon Construction until 1981 when he purchased Chatterson Lumber.

Dwight was an active community member. He served on town council for 34 years, of which 16 as Mayor. He was a Lions member for 35 years. He was a board member and the president of the Western Retail Lumber Association. Throughout his life Dwight enjoyed traveling, spending time with family and his grandchildren.

A memorial service to celebrate Dwight’s life will be held at 1:00pm, on Friday, November 22, 2019 in the Balcarres Lions Hall.

In lieu of flowers, donations in memory of Dwight may be made to The Balcarres Lions Club or St. Paul Anglican Church, Balcarres, SK

Services

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Janet and Len Halbesma

November 26, 2019

To the Dixon family,

We are very saddened to hear of Dwights passing!
We remember him with fondness and respect.
He was a strong pillar of his community , a good man and a friend to many.
Thinking of you all at this very sad time. Hugs!!

Kind regards,
Len and Janet Halbesma

Rick Braden

November 23, 2019

Lois and Family.
Dwight was a great guy, excellent boss and a good friend. Please accept my sincere condolences.
Rick Braden

Hab and Betty Lou Love

November 22, 2019

Please accept our sincere condolences on the passing of Dwight.

Cory Huber

November 22, 2019

So very sorry to hear the passing of Dwight. May the memories be of comfort to you and your family

Cory Huber

Joni CARRIERE

November 21, 2019

We are so sorry for your loss Lois and family. You were great neighbours to my dad and Dwight always was so great to dad whenever he needed something from the Lumberyard. Our donation will go to the Anglican Church in his memory.

Jim/Vera Keisig

November 21, 2019

Sympathies to you Lois and family. You are in our prayers.

Judy and Laurie Robinson

November 21, 2019

Lois and family, Floyd and family, our deepest condolences go out to you all at this time. We hope you can find comfort in all the good memories you have of Dwight. Love Bryce, Steve, Judy, Shirley, Joan and Carol Powell and all our families.

Pat Todd

November 21, 2019

Lois and Family
My deepest sympathy to you and your family on Dwight's passing.

Darcia Ruecker

November 21, 2019

Our condolences to Lois and family, Floyd and family, we were sorry to hear about Dwight. He will be be missed by all in the community. Our thoughts and prayers are with you and your families.
Joe, Rich,Darcia and family

Mark Westrum

November 21, 2019

Our condolences to Lois and the family. I had the pleasure of meeting Dwight while on the lumber association. Always a great guy to talk to and enjoyed running in to him at events. Will miss him.

FROM THE FAMILY