Charles E. “Chuckie” Dixon
Charles E. “Chuckie” Dixon
VAN WERT, Ohio — Charles E. “Chuckie” Dixon, 61, of Van Wert, passed away at 1:20 a.m. Monday, Feb. 5, 2018, at Van Crest of Van Wert. He was born June 14, 1956, in Van Wert, to the late Francis L. and Margaret L. Dixon.

Charles was a longtime mem ber of Trinity Friends Church in Van Wert. He worked for several companies, including International Harvester and Walmart. Prior to his illness, he was an avid bowler. Charles was also huge sports fan, cheering on the Pittsburgh Steelers, Cleveland Indians and the Fort Wayne Komets.

He is survived by his son, Taylor W. Dixon; brothers, Russell Dixon, Roy Dixon, David (Cari) Dixon and Mark Dixon, sisters, Ruth Moore and Deb Goldfuss, all of Van Wert; and numerous nieces and nephews.

Funeral service will begin at 4 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 8, 2018, at Alspach-Gearhart Funeral Home & Crematory with the Rev. Greg Rice presiding. Private interment will be Monday in Ridge Cemetery. The family will receive friends prior to the service on Thursday, Feb. 8, 2018, from 1 to 4 p.m. at the funeral home.

Memorial contributions may be made to Charles’ son, Taylor.

Alspach-Gearhart Funeral Home & Crematory is assisting the family. Condolences may be expressed at www.alspachgearhart.com.