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DIXON, Dwayne Kenneth

June 27, 1929 – Maple Creek, Saskatchewan
July 13, 2015 – Calgary, Alberta

Our much loved dad, Dwayne K Dixon, passed away at age 86 on Monday, July 13, 2015 at Carewest Sarcee Hospice in Calgary. AB.

Dwayne was born in Maple Creek, SK, resided in Calgary for the past 30 years and the past 3 years at Huntington Manor. Dwayne was known for his ease in conversation, gentleman manner and simple things around him which he never took for granted. He had a successful career with New Holland farm machinery. Dwayne and Betty traveled extensively during his working career. Later in life he developed a love of golf and became a life time member at the Carstairs Golf course. Dwayne loved photography, flying model airplanes, wine making, buying new cars every two years, big T.V.’s, technology and volunteering at the airplane museum.

Dwayne is survived by sons Terry, Dale (Patty); grandson Ken (Jodi); special friend Jeannine; nieces, nephews and many friends.

Dwayne was predeceased in death by his wife Betty; infant children Shane, Shannon, Ricky; parents Theresa and Kenneth; sister Audrey; stepbrothers Everett and Garth.

Funeral Services will be held at McINNIS & HOLLOWAY (Chapel of the Bells, 2720 Centre Street North) on Saturday, July 18, 2015 at 2:30 p.m. Condolences may be forwarded through If friends so desire, memorial tributes may be made directly to the Carewest Sarcee Hospice 3504 Sarcee Road SW
Calgary, AB, T3E 4T4. Telephone: 1-403-686-8100

Rest in Peace Dad/Grandpa you will be forever loved and missed.

In living memory of Dwayne Dixon, a tree will be planted at Fish Creek Provincial Park by McINNIS & HOLLOWAY FUNERAL HOMES, Chapel of the Bells, 2720 CENTRE STREET NORTH, Telephone: 403-276-2296.

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  1. Dwayne will always be remembered for being a fair person providing great leadership qualities. He was a good collegue and friend. We will miss our annual September gathering.

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  2. Tom Wickerson

    Dwayne was a good neighbor, an easy conversationalist and friend. He had a nice smile and took time to know you. Dianne and I enjoyed his company his company at Christmas time and other family events. He will be missed.

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  3. Doug & Lynn MacMillan

    Our thoughts are with all of Dwayne’s family and also Jeannine who we know to be great companion for Dwayne in recent years. We had many, many enjoyable times with the Dixons over the 40 years we knew them. You will be missed friend.
    Doug & Lynn MacMillan

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  4. Mike & Sonya Staveley

    It was with real sadness that we heard about the passing of Dwayne and we forward our deepest condolences to his family. Our many excellent memories of Betty & Dwayne, particularly flying model planes, will always be with us.

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  5. Jan Appenheimer

    Remembering from my childhood. He called me spider legs. I remember Betty’s laugh and handsome son Dale. Didn’t know they were in Calgary all those years. Lovely fun people.

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