Dolores M. (Long) Dixon

Born: Thu., Jul. 25, 1935
Died: Fri., Sep. 11, 2020


Visitation

11:00 AM to 1:00 PM, Tue., Sep. 15, 2020
Location: Robert A. Evans Jr. Funeral Home


Religious Service

1:00 PM Tue., Sep. 15, 2020
Location: Robert A. Evans Jr. Funeral Home


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Dolores M. Dixon, age 85, of Pottsville, PA passed away Friday, September 11th, 2020 at Schuylkill Center in Pottsville. Born in Pottsville, PA on July 25, 1935, she was the daughter of the late Benjamin and Carrie (Morgan) Long. Dolores was a graduate of Pottsville Area High School. She was a LPN graduate of the Hamburg State Hospital and worked at the Good Samaritan Hospital for 10 years. She was also a waitress at Federal Lunch in Pottsville. Dolores was a member of The Salvation Army in Pottsville, past 10 year President of Pottsville F.O.E. and past holder of all other offices. Past officer of the Pottsville Order of Moose. Member of the Salvation Army, she was a sunbeam leader and member of the Women's Home League, and past secretary and treasurer for 10 years at the Pottsville SCOOP. She was the last surviving member of immediate family, being preceded in death by her parents, her husband Charles L. Dixon, son Kenneth W. Chaney, brothers: William, Leonard, Reyonld, and Kenneth, sister Betty Baker Dolores is survived by daughters: Dorine Foreman and her husband Ronald, Ashland; Donna Garber and her husband Ronald, Jim Thorpe; Charlene Freeze and her husband Michael, Port Carbon; and Kimberly Tobias, Pottsville; a son Joseph Chaney, Florida; 20 grandchildren, and 37 great grandchildren; and nieces and nephews A Religious Service will be held at Robert A. Evans Jr. Funeral Home, Port Carbon at 1PM on Tuesday, September 15th, . Relatives and Friends are invited to a viewing Tuesday from 11-1PM at the Funeral Home. Interment will be in the Charles Baber Cemetery Pottsville. In Lieu of flowers please send donations to either the Salvation Army at 200 Sanderson Street, Pottsville, PA 17901 or to St. Jude Children's Research Hospital. Please send condolences to www.robertaevansjrfh.com

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