DIX, David William - At home on Monday, March 4, 2019 in his 69th year, David Dix, beloved husband of Judy Dix (nee Burton). Loving father of Jeff (Kristi) Dix. Much loved grandfather of Emily. Dear brother of Gary (Barb), Garth (Gisele), Grant (JoAnne) Dix and brother-in-law of Joan (John) Hexamer and Katherine (Herb) Klaehn. Lovingly remembered by his many nieces and nephews and their families. David was a retired teacher and coach with the Grand Erie District School Board, teaching at Centennial, Central and Russell Reid Coronation schools. He was an avid golfer at Northridge Golf Club and a curler at the Brant Curling Club. David signed with the Detroit Tigers. He was a player and coach of the Brantford Red Sox; was formally recognized as one of the 100 greatest players of the Inter County Baseball League. David was a former President of the Brantford Air Force Club and an Alumni member of Wilfrid Laurier. Cremation has taken place. Funeral details will be announced at a later date. Funeral arrangements entrusted to MCCLEISTER FUNERAL HOME, 495 Park Road North, Brantford. On-line condolences will be forwarded to the family at McCleister 519-758-1553
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Memory Candles (2)
Paul Robert Rohr
Wednesday, March 13, 2019
Mr Dix ...Dave Dix you were the best teacher a growing boy could ever have you were my mentor my friend I will never forget you thank you
Bruce Strong
Saturday, March 9, 2019
My memories of Dave include watching him pitch for the Red Sox, and I was his Practice Teacher at Prince Charles School
Condolences (21)
Team Player
Posted by David Byers (Baseball, Friend) On Sunday, April 7, 2019
It is great sadness, we are sending our condolences to Dave's family. He will be missed.

Donna & Dave Byers

My condolences
Posted by Don Hagerman (Friends with Grant) On Friday, March 22, 2019
I went thru school with Grant. My condolences during this sad time.
Always Smiling
Posted by Jeffrey Churchward (Friend) On Thursday, March 14, 2019
Loved having you as a teaching partner at Coronation School. We sure had a lot of fun and you worked hard to share your love of knowledge and ideas with the kids. Loved watching you at teacher-student Ball Games cracking a hit onto the school roof. Always smiling. You will be missed.
Sorry to hear about Dave, my brother loved the golf days with the boys.
Posted by Sandra Macovik (Friend) On Wednesday, March 13, 2019
Thoughts are with all family members.
Very sorry
Posted by Brian poor jr (Friend) On Tuesday, March 12, 2019
Garth and grant so very sorry to hear this sad news my condolences go out to you guys and your family threw this hard time
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