Unexpectedly at LHSC – University Hospital on Thursday, December 12, 2019 of Hensall, formerly of Stratford at the age of 71. Beloved husband of Bev (Herbert) (Sims) Dixon for over 36 years. Proud dad of Paul Daniel Dixon of Toronto, Rebecca Louise Dixon (Jim Beal) of the Peterborough area, and step-dad of Rod Herbert (Brenda) of Sebringville, and Nancy Griffith (Bruce Cook) of Toronto. Adored grandpa of Scott, Samantha, and Ilija. Dear brother and brother-in-law of Christine Martin (Ken) of Ascot, England, Jill Dixon (Jerry Morley) of Sleaford, England, and John Sims (Linda) of Mississauga. Uncle of Oliver, Rhian, and Amy and great-uncle of Rose and Lily.
Respecting Neil’s wishes, cremation has taken place. There will be no visitation or service. A Celebration of Life will be held at a later date. Arrangements entrusted to Haskett Funeral Home, Exeter (519-235-1220).
In lieu of flowers, donations to the Heart and Stroke Foundation would be appreciated by the family.