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Wayne Dixon, 92, went home to be with the Lord May 12, 2013.

He was born in Auglaize Township, Ohio and lived in Akron most of his life. Wayne served in the U.S. Army during World War II. He was a purchasing buyer for many years for Skormans Miracle Mart. He was in the Eskimo Club and was an office trustee at North Hill United Methodist Church.

Preceded in death by his son, William J. Dixon; daughter, Patricia K. Flanders; sisters, Ruth Murlin and June Metzger; Wayne is survived by his loving wife of 71 years, Almeda; daughter, Janet (John) West; sons, Wayne (Victoria) and Ron (Sandra) Dixon; grandchildren, Jack, Michael, Christopher, Dawn, Kim, Lauren, Jason and Jonathan; great-grandchildren, Timothy, Cordell, Dillon, Savannah, Dylan, Zachery, Jordan, Camdyn, Jaidan and Braden.

Funeral service will be at 1 p.m. Thursday at Grandview United Methodist Church, 2315 Phelps Ave., Cuyahoga Falls, OH 44223, with Reverend Paula J. L. Koch officiating. Friends will be received from 11 a.m. Thursday until the time of service at the church. Burial will be at 11 a.m. Saturday at Northlawn Memorial Gardens.



Published in Akron Beacon Journal on May 15, 2013
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