Charles S. Dixon


Charles S. Dixon, 91, of North Bay, NY, passed away Friday November 27, 2020, at Sunset Nursing Home, Boonville, NY, where he had recently been a resident. He was born Feb 4, 1929, in Oneida, NY, a son of Nicholas and Ella Shanley Dixon, and was a graduate of Camden High School. He served with the U.S. Army and on Oct 1, 1955, he married the former Rosemary Hyland in St. John’s Church, North Bay, NY. Mrs. Dixon passed away 2009. Charles retired from the New York Telephone Co., in 1989 after 35 years of service as a lineman. He was also a former member of St. John’s Church, North Bay, NY, the Sylvan Beach American Legion and the Camden Alumni Association. He and Rosemary were also foster parents to 14 children.

Surviving are five daughters, Mary Ellen Dixon, Yorktown VA, Cindy and Rob Voelker, Sherrill, NY, Theresa and Rudy Sanchez, Knoxboro, KY, Elaine Dixon and Steve Richards, Rochester, NY, Susan and Mike Donaghue, Remsen, NY; three sons, Mike and Darlene Dixon, Vienna, NY, Charles “Chip” and Wende Dixon, Verona, NY, Rick and Stephanie Dixon, Vienna, NY; along with 24 grandchildren and 17 great-grandchildren; one sister, Elizabeth Quillin, Arizona; and several nieces and nephews. He was predeceased by two sisters, Margaret Dixon, Sister Mary Christopher; three brothers, Nicholas, Christopher and Bernard Dixon.

Funeral services under the direction of LaRobardiere Funeral Home, Inc., Camden, NY, will be private. Interment St. John’s Cemetery, North Bay, NY. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the North Bay Vol. Fire Department. You may view obituary and send a message of condolence online at


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