OVERLAND PARK - Dixie Joan Taylor, 84, Overland Park, KS, died Tuesday, Nov. 20, 2018, at her home surrounded by her family and husband of almost 66 years.

Dixie Joan Taylor
OVERLAND PARK - Dixie Joan Taylor, 84, Overland Park, KS, died Tuesday, Nov. 20, 2018, at her home surrounded by her family and husband of almost 66 years.
Visitation will be held from 3 to 5 p.m. Friday, Nov. 23, at Cure of Ars Catholic Church, 9405 Mission Rd., Leawood, KS. Funeral Mass will be held at 9 a.m. Saturday, Nov. 24 at the Church. Burial will follow at Resurrection Cemetery, Lenexa, KS Memorial contributions may be made to the American Cancer Society.
Dixie was born April 18, 1934, in Hutchinson, KS, the youngest daughter of Orval and Edna Ruth Sturgeon. She was preceded in death by her brother, Van, and her sister, Donna.
Dixie is survived by: her husband, Charles Duane Taylor; her children, Roxanne Helphingstine (Craig), Carrie Hambright (Michael), Linda Frye (Kevin) and Kathryn Taylor (Trent); granddaughters, Erinn Alt (Aaron) and Sara Mozingo (Blake); great grandchildren, Anniston Alt, and Charles and Sawyer Mozingo; and niece, Janet Tillisch; and nephew, Dan Sturgeon.
Dixie was a loving wife, mother and grandmother. She loved babysitting, cooking and hosting family events and she will never be forgotten.
Condolences may be expressed at: www.porterfuneralhome.com
Arrangements:
Porter Funeral Homes & Crematory, 8535 Monrovia, Lenexa, KS (913) 438-6444).