Ditlevson, Dixie Joan, born in Portland, ME, who lived and raised her children in Torrance, lost her battle with cancer on September 13th. Dixie was 68 when she died. She is preceded in death by her Husband, Sister Sandra and Parents Hazel and William Gray. She is survived by her children, William, Linda, Robert and Laura as well as her siblings William Jr., Hazel, Gordon and Jessie. Dixie was also a wonderful grandmother to 6 grandchildren. An avid card player and a champion of her card group, she was a joyful, witty lady and was dearly loved by her family and friends. The memorial service will be held at McCormick Redondo Beach Chapel on Saturday, October 17, 2009 at 2:00 P.M. A reception will follow in McCormick Redondo's Lighthouse Reception Room from 3:00 P.M. until 5:00 P.M. Please use this website, www.LAfuneral.com to send the family messages, share memories, or to obtain directions to the services.

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  1. I love and miss you mom…I wish I could hear you say “car” just one more time with that beautiful accent of yours.

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