Dixon, John Albert
Birth: Sunday, November 06, 1927 in Bradbury Heights, Maryland
Residence: Chesapeake Beach, Maryland
Death: Saturday, December 05, 2015 at the age of 88
Laid to Rest: in the Maryland Veterans Cemetery, Cheltenham, Maryland
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John Albert Dixon, 88, of Chesapeake Beach passed away December 5, 2015 at his residence. He was born November 6, 1927 in Bradbury Heights, MD to William Herbert and Helen E. (Conrad) Dixon. John was raised in Bradbury Heights and attended public schools.
After high school John was employed as a grocery clerk for Safeway until he joined the United States Army as a Medic. Upon his discharge, he returned to Safeway where he worked until he retired.
John married the love of his life Elizabeth and they made their home in Prince George's County and he has lived in Chesapeake Beach for the last 25 years. In his leisure time, John enjoyed spending time with his family especially his grandchildren. He was also an amateur HAM operator.
John was preceded in death by his wife Elizabeth Ann Dixon in 2008, and brothers George, Harry, Alvin and William, Jr. Dixon. He is survived by his daughters Joyce Dixon Masano and her husband Thomas of Lusby and Naomi Dixon Williams and her husband Dennis of Chesapeake Beach; nine grandchildren and 10 great grandchildren. Also surviving are brothers Ralph and Paul "Butchie" Dixon and sisters Helen Marie Chenault and Doris Dickinson.
Arrangements provided by Rausch Funeral Home.