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Gary Douglas Dix

July 16, 1946 ~ July 31, 2017 (age 71)
Gary Douglas "Doug" Dix passed away on Monday, at IU Health Bloomington Hospital. Doug was born July 16, 1946, in Robinson, IL, and was the son of Gary M. and Barbara (Young) Dix.

Doug was a Bloomington High School Grad and also graduated from IU with a Business degree. He was Retired from the U.S. Army as a Lt. Colonel, and then he retired from GE and Cook Inc. as a safety director at the Spencer Plant. Doug was a member of the American Legion and V.F.W., both of Bloomington, Masonic Lodge #22 and the Stonebelt Shrine Club. Doug was an Eagle Scout at the age of 16 and remained very active in the Boy Scouts in the Bloomington area his whole life.

He was preceded in death by his parents; and 2 brothers, Billy and Terry Dix. Doug leaves behind his wife of 16 years, Deborah (Robinson) Dix; son, Brian Dix (Ma'rie Daniele) of Montreal, QB, Canada; grandchildren, Caitlin, Traci (Pedro) and Toni (Nate) and 6 great-grandchildren.

Funeral services will be held Thursday, August 3, 2017, at 1 p.m. at Chandler Funeral Home in Ellettsville. Pastor Steve Baker will officiate. Burial is to follow at Valhalla Memory Gardens with the Monroe County Honor Guard performing military rites. Calling for Doug is Wednesday from 4-8 p.m. at the funeral home.


Cemetery Details

Valhalla Memory Gardens
310 North Johnson Avenue
Bloomington, IN, 47403

Visitation

AUG 2. 04:00 PM - 08:00 PM

Chandler Funeral Homes - Ellettsville Chapel

203 E. Temperance Street

Ellettsville, IN, US, 47429

chandlerfh@bluemarble.net

http://www.chandlerfh.com

Masonic Service

AUG 2. 07:00 PM

Chandler Funeral Homes - Ellettsville Chapel

203 E. Temperance Street

Ellettsville, IN, US, 47429

chandlerfh@bluemarble.net

http://www.chandlerfh.com

Service

AUG 3. 01:00 PM

Chandler Funeral Homes - Ellettsville Chapel

203 E. Temperance Street

Ellettsville, IN, US, 47429

chandlerfh@bluemarble.net

http://www.chandlerfh.com


 Service Information

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