Scott M. Dixon, 51, of Normal, passed away at 4:10 a.m. Friday (April 13, 2018) at Advocate BroMenn Medical Center, Normal.
A celebration of life will be from 4 to 8 p.m. Friday at the Davis Lodge, 25449 Davis Lodge Road, Hudson. Cremation rites have been accorded by Carmody-Flynn Funeral Home, Bloomington.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to DixonStrong, c/o Busey Bank, 2101 Veterans Parkway, Bloomington, IL 61704.
He was born Dec. 21, 1966, in Charles City, Iowa, son of Michael Roger and Merry Anderson Dixon. He married Tish A. McNamara on April 17, 1993.
Surviving are his wife, Normal; their children, Madison Dixon and Michael Dixon, both of Normal; his uncle, Tim (Melissa) Dixon, Hudson; his mother, Merry (Ron) Aeschelman, Normal; two brothers, Chad (Stefanie) Dixon and Chris (Kim) Dixon; and one sister, Jodi Smith.
He was preceded in death by his father.
Scott worked at State Farm Insurance Co. as a technical analyst up until the time of his illness.
He enjoyed boating and fishing and was very active in Wing Chun Martial Arts, where he earned his black sash. Scott was a family man and his greatest enjoyment came with spending time with his wife and children. They will remember him as an amazing and proud dad, a loving and devoted husband and friend to all who knew him.
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