|#1-Published in the Enterprise 1945|
Kennard friends and relatives received word Saturday evening that Lt. Norman Dixon, son of Mr. and Mrs. Ray Dixon, of Omaha, but formerly of Kennard, had been liberated from a German prison camp and was safe and well. Lt. Dixon was reported missing almost a year ago, but later word reached his parents, that he was a prisoner of the Germans. The Dixons received the news of their son's liberation through the American Red Cross.
#2-The date and place of publication of this newspaper article was not recorded.
Norman Elroy Dixon, age 92, son of the late Ray and Emma Dixon, died on Tuesday, June 17, 2014, at the V.A. Hospital in Omaha. Norman was born on December 25, 1921. He is survived by wife of 68 years, Dorothy; son and daughter-in-law, Dan and Kay; daughter and son-in-law, Norma and Andrew; granddaughter, Jennifer; step-grandchildren, Steven, Tyler, and Duskie, as well as 4 step-great grandchildren; and many nieces and nephews from Omaha. FUNERAL Monday at 11am, West Center Chapel. Interment, Calvary with full Military Honors by Benson VFW Post #2503. Memorials suggested to Disabled American Veterans. Family will Receive friends 10-11am Monday.
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~~~Obituaries courtesy of the Nebraska Washington County Genealogical Society. Newspaper clippings on file in the Blair, Nebraska Public Library~~~
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