Dixie Ann (Brugler) Easton of Bellefontaine, Ohio passed away August 11, 2012 in her home. She was born May 3, 1929 in Winter Garden, Florida, a daughter of the late Carl L. and Sarah Pearl (Truelove) Brugler. She was also preceded in death by a brother Carl R. Brugler, Jr. and a half sister Wandah Brugler Louden.
Survivors include her husband John W. “Wes” Easton, whom she married May 22, 1948 in Covington, Kentucky. Also surviving are two sons, Timothy Lynn (Brenda) Easton of Bellefontaine and Jeffrey John Easton of West Liberty, Ohio; three grandsons Wesley E. (April) Easton, Daniel L. (“Sam”) Easton and James M. (Abby) Easton, all of Bellefontaine; two great-granddaughters Lauren and Julia Easton and two great-grandsons Gage and Daylon Easton; sisters-in-law, nieces, nephews and cousins.
Dixie enjoyed watching TV, especially Ohio State football and basketball and the Cincinnati Reds. She really liked to fish, hunt mushrooms, work crossword puzzles, crochet, knit, and play cards with her friend Barbara. She was a member of the First United Methodist Church, Bellefontaine and a life-member of the Mary Rutan Hospital Guild.
Pastor Ron Irick will officiate a funeral service on Wednesday, August 15, 2012 at the Eichholtz Funeral Home, Bellefontaine at 11:00AM. Visitation will be held at the funeral home on Tuesday, August 14, 2012 from 4:00 – 8:00PM. Burial will be in Rushsylvania Cemetery.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Big Springs United Methodist Church.
Online condolences may be expressed at www.eichholtzfuneralhome.com.