Darlene Mae Hixon
Darlene Mae Hixon died Dec. 9, 1997, at her home in Juneau.
She was born July 28, 1927, in Omaha, Neb., to Lee and Vera Hill. She was a homemaker and enjoyed sewing and reading. She spent most of her life in Kodiak and Seattle.
She is survived by her daughters, Susan Cody of Nebraska and Charlene Hixon and Kathleen Johnson of Juneau; her son, Thomas Hixon of Juneau; her sister, Doris Richards of Nebraska; 12 grandchildren in Alaska and Nebraska; and one great-grandchild in Juneau.
Services will be held at 1 p.m. Saturday at Saint Paul's Catholic Church. Pallbearers will be Thomas Hixon, Isaac Aanrud, Richard Williams and Dan Larson.
Memorials may be made to Hospice of Juneau, 3200 Hospital Drive, Juneau 99801.
Vicki Jo Dodd Silves
Former Juneau resident Vicki Jo Dodd Silves died Dec. 8, 1997, at her home near Concrete, Wash. She was born June 17, 1953, in Juneau and graduated from Juneau-Douglas High School in 1971.
She is survived by her son, William Hart of Port Angeles, Wash.; her mother, Dessa Baker of Wrangell; her sister and brother-in-law, Mandy and Andrew Dreyer of Port Angeles; her niece, Lizzy Dreyer; her sisters Sue Dodd of Poulsbo, Wash., and Liz Dodd of Juneau; her brother, Mike Dodd of Charlotte, N.C.; and her uncle Pete Schneider of Douglas. She was preceded in death by her father, J.C. Dodd; her uncle Wendell Schneider; and her nephew, Chad Lockinger.
Private services are being held in Port Angeles. Family members may be contacted care of Mandy and Andy Dreyer, 1038 W. Sixth Street, Port Angeles, WA 98363. In lieu of flowers, the family has requested that donations be made in her name to the Muscular Dystrophy Association.