Joanne Dixon (nee Manuel)

Joanne Dixon (nee Manuel)

Apr 10, 2018
September 1955 – April 2018

On April 10, 2018, Joanne Dixon lost her battle with ovarian cancer with her family by her side.

Joanne will be remembered for her infectious laughter and smile. She will forever be remembered for her remarkable yard, no matter the season – there was always something exciting going on there.

She is survived by her husband and soul mate Al Dixon, her children; Jamie (Aaron), Ed (Jen), Melissa (Jim), Alvin (Karen), Donita (Doug) and Brian, 18 grandchildren, 3 great-grandchildren, her two baby sisters, Gail (James) and Sue (Carl) as well as her baby brother Neil. Joanne was predeceased by her mother Lil, her sister Sheri and her older brother Don.

As an expression of sympathy, you may make a donation to the Jean C. Barber Lodge (Canadian Cancer Society) at 575 W 10th Ave, Vancouver, BC, V5Z 4C3 or online at

A Celebration of Joanne’s life will be held on Saturday, June 2 at 1:00 pm at the Trail Royal Canadian Legion Branch #11.

You are invited to leave a personal message of condolence at the family’s online register at

The family would like to thank all of Joanne’s customers who became friends during her 28 years at Canton’s Cafe.
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