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Virginia Poulsen Dixon
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Birth: Aug. 7, 1921
Salt Lake City
Salt Lake County
Utah, USA
Death: May 23, 1994
Utah County
Utah, USA

Virginia Poulsen Dixon, age 72, of Provo, passed away peacefully at her home following a long battle with cancer on May 23, 1994.

Born on August 7, 1921 in Salt Lake City, Utah to George William and Ellen Christine Rasmussen Poulsen.

Married Verl Grant Dixon on June 17, 1952 in the Salt Lake LDS Temple.

She attended Salt Lake City schools, graduating from East High School.

She then attended LDS Business College, and upon graduating, she worked for several local banks.

She was a member of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, and she served a mission to the Southern States.

She served in many positions in Relief Society, Mutual, Primary and as the ward organist.

As a member of the Provo 3rd Ward, she put on many plays and musical programs.

She enjoyed doing genealogical work and was personally responsible for sending in more than 10,000 names.

Her family and her church were of utmost importance in her life, and she was proud of her ancestors and her posterity.

She was a member of the American Legion Auxiliary and the Daughters of Utah Pioneers.

We will miss her, but she is with those she loves who have gone before.

She is survived by her husband, Verl Grant Dixon; two daughters and one son, Linda Dixon Kader (Abe), Mary Ellen Dixon Getts (Andy), and Merrill Verl Dixon (Margaret), all of Provo; 11 grandchildren and seven great-grandchildren; two sisters and two brothers: Geneve P. Robinson, Murray, Utah; George W. Poulsen, Salt Lake City, Utah; Florence P. Greenland, and Jesse R. Poulsen, both of Murray, Utah.

She was preceded in death by one sister, Ruth Poulsen.

Funeral services will be held Friday, May 27, 1994, 12 noon, at the Pleasant View 4th Ward, 2900 North 650 East, Provo.

Friends may call at the Berg Mortuary of Provo, 185 East Center Street, Provo, Thursday, May 26, 1994, from 6 to 8 p.m. or Friday, at the ward chapel, one hour prior to services.

Interment: Provo City Cemetery.

Published in the Deseret News on 05/26/1994

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  Verl Grant Dixon (1908 - 2001)
Provo City Cemetery
Utah County
Utah, USA
Plot: Block 8 Lot 132C
Created by: Don Shelley
Record added: Jul 26, 2010
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Virginia <i>Poulsen</i> Dixon
Added by: Don Shelley
Virginia <i>Poulsen</i> Dixon
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