Dixie J. Bisby - 62
12/8/1954 - 4/9/2017
Dixie J. Bisby, 62 of Colchester, passed away Sunday, April 9, 2017, at her home in Colchester, with her family at her side. She was born on December 8, 1954 in Macomb, to J. Edward and Betty Jarvis Marlow. She married Robert Bisby on December 21, 1972.
Surviving to mourn her passing are her Husband of 44 years, Robert Bisby and her mother, Betty Marlow, Macomb. Also surviving are two daughters, Brooklee (Brad) Whitford of Macomb and Holly (Nick) Westgerdes of Rochelle, Il., four granddaughters, Sophie and McKenzi Whitford and Madelyn and Lauren Westgerdes, two sisters, Donna (Ron) Wetzel of Colchester, Il. and Doris (Eric) Schierer of Greentown, PA., two nieces, Jenn (Todd) Westfall, Fowler, Il., and Megan (Brian) Alt of Lake Areil, PA., and two nephews, Ryan (Amanda) Wetzel of Colchester, and Wesley Schierer of Greentown, PA.
She was preceded in death by her father.
Dixie has lived most of her life in Colchester. She had worked for McDonough District Hospital Pediatrics for the last several years. She enjoyed spending as much time as she could with her daughters and granddaughters, attending sporting events.
Funeral services will be 10:00 A.M. Friday, April 14, 2017, at the Jones Mortuary in Colchester, with Revs Mark Hendrickson and Kenneth Jarvis. Burial will follow the services at Mt. Auburn Cemetery in Colchester. Visitation with the family will be 5:00 P.M. to 7:00 P.M. Thursday, at the Funeral Home. Friends may view and sign the register book at the funeral home after 9:00 A.M. Thursday. Memorials may be made to McDonough District Hospital Hospice or Colchester United Methodist Church. Condolences may be expressed to the family at jonesmortuaryfh.com
5:00 P.M. to 7:00 P.M. Thursday at the Funeral Home
10:00 A.M. Friday at the Funeral Home