Dixie Y. (Reikofski) CurryJanuary 18, 1936 ~ November 24, 2019 (age 83)
Funeral Services for Dixie Y. Curry, 83, Fairbury, formerly of Stanton, will be 1:00 p.m., Saturday, November 30, 2019 at the Home for Funerals Chapel, 708 Georgia Avenue. Reverend Tim DeFor will officiate. Interment will be in the Stanton Cemetery. Visitation will be one hour prior to service at the chapel. Home for Funerals is in charge of arrangements.
She passed away Sunday, November 24, 2019 at the Heritage Care Center in Fairbury.
Dixie was born January 18, 1936 in Stanton, Nebraska to her parents George and Edith (Blesh) Reikofski. She graduated from Stanton High School.
On March 6, 1955, Dixie married Leland “Tom” Curry in Stanton. They made their home in Omaha for many years. She worked for the Brandeis Department Store and Western Electric, retiring in 1990.
Dixie loved collecting clowns, playing bingo and attending auctions. Family and friends will always remember Dixie for her generous heart and friendly nature.
Dixie is survived by her son Larry (Mary Lou) Curry of Diller, granddaughters Kathy (Randy) Scott and Angela (Tim) Kruse, brother Charles (Kathy) Reikofski of Stanton, and nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by her parents, husband, sister Mary, and brothers Ron and Don.