- January 19, 1938 - May 18, 2013
- Hilton Head Island, South Carolina
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David Michael Dixon, 75, died Saturday, May 18, 2013 at his home. He is survived by his wife of 50 years Fay, daughter Jennifer (Brian) O'Connor of West Chicago, IL, son Michael (Kim) Dixon of Geneva, IL, four grandchildren, Colin O'Connor, Shane O'Connor, Addison Dixon, Tanner Dixon, and sister Gail Robbins for Tonganoxie, Ks. He was preceded in death by his parents Vivian and Herbert Dixon of Kansas City, KS. Dave was a graduate of the University of Kansas BS 1960, MBA 1967. He retired from banking in Chicago and moved to Hilton Head Island in 1998. Dave enjoyed unintentionally sharing candy with baboons in Africa, bungee jumping in New Zealand, and walking amongst penguins in Antarctica. He has fished lakes, rivers and oceans around the world. In lieu of flowers the family suggests that donations be made to either Deep Well, 154-A Beach City Rd., Hilton Head Island, SC 29926 or Hospice Care of the Lowcountry, PO Box 3827, Bluffton, SC 29910. A celebration of Dave's life will be held on Saturday, June 8th at 11 Belton Ct. starting at 2 PM. The Island Funeral Home and Crematory is in charge of arrangements. www.theislandfuneralhome.com.