Arneal, Dixie Lee
Dixie was born at Taylor, Wisconsin on July 28, 1938 and passed away on January 29, 2014. She is survived by her sister, Jill Bartlett, her nephew, Kyle Bartlett (Adrienne), and a grand-niece and grand-nephew, Sondra and John Bartlett. She was preceded in death by her two husbands, Len Leyhe and George Arneal. She graduated from Michigan State with a BA degree, and from UCLA with a MPH degree. She taught ballroom dancing at Arthur Murray, worked at Lyons Engineering on Okinawa, and spent over twenty years as a nursing-home administrator. There will be a private luncheon to celebrate her life. Dixie is now dancing among the stars. She will be missed.
Published in The Arizona Republic on Feb. 9, 2014