Jacob R. Dixon | News, Sports, Jobs
RIPLEY – Jacob R. Dixon, 19, a resident of Ripley, died suddenly Monday evening, May 17, 2021, at home.
He was born on February 10, 2002 to Nisula, son of Evan and Stephanie (Todd) Dixon. Jacob grew up in Nisula, Chassell and Hancock before settling in Ripley.
Jacob attended Elm River School, Barkell Elementary School, Houghton Schools and the Discovery Center. During his studies, Jacob was very active with the Houghton Robotics team and the Copper Country Coders.
Please enjoy a visit to www.jacobdixon.us for a glimpse of his intellect and spirit in his passion for the world of IT. He also liked to ride a bike every day.
Survivor are his mother, Stephanie Dixon of Ripley; father, Evan Dixon of Houghton; sister and brothers, Melissa Neal of Ishpeming, Anwar Dixon of Houghton, Ryan Dixon of Ripley; maternal grandmother, Audrey (Tim) Viola de Chassell; maternal grandfather, Richard Todd of Florida; paternal grandmother, Catherine Dixon of Detroit; godfather, David Bezotte of Houghton; and many aunts, uncle and cousins.
Jacob’s funeral will be at 1 p.m. on Tuesday, May 25, 2021 at the SS Peter and Paul Lutheran Church in Houghton with the Rev. Aaron Gehrke as an officer.
Lunch will immediately follow the church service. Interment will take place in the Nisula cemetery. Friends can call Tuesday, May 25, 2021 from 11 a.m. until service time at the SS Peter & Paul Lutheran Church in Houghton.
The Jacobson Funeral Home in L’Anse assists the family with the arrangements.
Friends can sign Jacob’s guestbook or send condolences to jacobsonfuneralhome.com.