Raymond E. "Ray" Dixon, 81, of Plattsburgh, passed away Wednesday, Dec. 20, 2017, at the UVM CVPH Medical Center with his family by his side. He was born in Potsville, Pa., on Aug. 10, 1936.
Raymond was a member of St. Alexander's Church. He retired from the United States Air Force. He was an avid New York Giants and Boston Red Sox fan. Ray spent as much time as he could playing golf.
He was predeceased by his daughter, Debbie LaDieu; his siblings, Elmer, Violet, Kenny, Irma, Ruth, Emma, and Elsie; and his brother-in-law, Jacques MacKenzie.
He is survived by his companion Claudette Raymond; his daughter, Donna Dixon-Vosh and her wife Allison of Plattsburgh; his step-children, Sharon Raymond and Joe Alix, Diane and Dean Ellis; grandchildren, Addison Dixon-Vosh and Braxton Raymond; his siblings, Jesse, Myrtle, Nancy, Betty Lou, Louise and Joanne; sister-in-law, Marie MacKenzie; several nieces and nephews and his canine-companion Molly.
Calling hours will be Friday, Dec. 22, 2017, from 4 to 7 p.m. at the Brown Funeral Home, Plattsburgh, New York. A Mass of Christian burial will be celebrated on Saturday, Dec. 23, 2017, at 10 a.m. at St. Alexander's Church. Internment will be in St. Joseph's Cemetery in West Chazy at a later date.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Green Mountain Pug Rescue.
Arrangements are entrusted to the Brown Funeral Home, 29 Broad St., Plattsburgh, NY 12901, (518) 561-3980. Online condolences may be offered at www.brownfuneralhomeinc.com
Published on December 21, 2017