Earl Arthur Dixon, age 88 of Buffalo, passed away June 28, 2019 at Park View Care Center of Buffalo.
Earl was born the son of George and Beatrice (Hafften) Dixon on August 2, 1930 in Buffalo, MN.
He attended the country school on County Road #34 and then Rockford High School.
On May 16, 1953 Earl was united in marriage to Agnes M. Fry in St. Leo, MN. They celebrated sixty-three years of marriage until Agnes’ death in 2016.
Earl and Agnes lived along Lake Charlotte on the Dixon family farm, that had been established in 1856. They retired in 1991 and remained on the farm until they moved to Park View Care Center in 2013.
Earl was a charter member of the Hanover Lions for many years. Earl and Agnes enjoyed traveling as the president of the International Lion’s Pin Traders Club.
Earl is preceded in death by his wife, Agnes; infant son, Joseph and sister, Delores Epple.
He is survived by daughter Adaline Caspers and her friend Frank Ruthman of Buffalo; son, Christopher (Winifred) Dixon of Montrose; grandchildren Daniel Caspers, David (Melissa) Dixon and Sarah Dixon; great grandchildren Hunter and Jaida Dixon.
Funeral services for Earl will be held Wednesday, July 3, 2019 at 7:00 p.m. at the Park View Care Center Chapel of Buffalo.
Visitation also be held Wednesday, July 3 from 4-7 p.m. at the Park View Care Center Chapel of Buffalo.
Luncheon to follow at Park View Care Center
Officiating is Father Nathaniel Meyers.
Casket Bearers will be David Dixon, Frank Ruthman, Dennis Epple, Terry Rux, Doug Skelly and Hunter Dixon.
Interment will be at Elmwood Cemetery of Rockford, MN