Patricia Dixon

Wednesday, August 18, 2004

JONESBORO, Ill. -- Patricia A. Dixon, 69, of Jonesboro died Monday, Aug. 16, 2004, at Century Assisted Living in Carbondale, Ill.

She was born May 19, 1935, in Lowell, Mass., daughter of Cornelius Timothy and Elizabeth Mary Kelly O'Keefe. She and Paul D. Dixon were married Jan. 28, 1955, in Lowell.

Dixon was a member of St. Mary's Catholic Church in Anna, Ill.

Survivors include a daughter, Susan Campbell of Anna; a son, Paul Dixon of Tyngsboro, Mass.; two sisters, Elizabeth Westgate Jr. of Richton Park, Ill., Rita Ballos of Lowell; two brothers, Thomas O'Keefe of Salisbury, Mass., Michael O'Keefe of Lowell; and two grandsons.

She was preceded in death by her husband, two brothers and two sisters.

Friends may call at Hileman Funeral Home from 4 to 8 p.m. Thursday.

The funeral Mass will be at 10 a.m. Friday at St. Mary's Church, with Monsignor Dennis Schaefer officiating. Burial will be in Cobden Cemetery.