Louis E. Dixon Sr., 357 N. Perry Highway, Apartment C, Coolspring Township, died at 4:35 a.m. Thursday (8-8-13) in UPMC Horizon, Greenville, after a brief illness. He was 79.
Mr. Dixon was born Feb. 11, 1934 in Pitcairn, Pa., to Daniel David and Grace Dunn Dixon.
He married Gloria Marshall, who preceded him in death, in 1956. He married Carol A. Gagliardi on May 5, 1973. She passed away on Sept. 11, 2012.
He is survived by: three sons, Louis Edward Dixon Jr. and his wife, Sunok, Mercer; Louis Dixon, Pittsburgh; and Daniel Dixon, at home; two daughters, Deborah Stockman and Lisa Bine, both Pittsburgh; three brothers, David Dixon, John Dixon and Russell Dixon, all Pittsburgh; and several grandchildren and great-grandchildren.
In addition to his wives, he was preceded in death by his parents, a daughter, Deborah Boyer, and a son, William Dixon.
Louis E., 79, 357 N. Perry Highway, Apartment C, Coolspring Township.
Calling hours: 10 a.m. to noon Saturday (8-10-13) in CUNNINGHAM FUNERAL HOME Inc., 144 S. Pitt St., Mercer.
Service: Private funeral service at the convenience of the family.