James W. Dix

James W. Dix, 60, of Hanover Road, Silver Creek, died Friday, August 8, 2014 at his residence.

Son of Lena (Meadows) Dix of Forestville and the late Norman E. Dix; husband of Rebecca (Pawlak) Dix of Silver Creek; father of Justin (Amanda) Dix of Forestville, JoLena (Ben) Downing, IV, of Temple, Ga.; brother of Suzanne (Ron) Kaliko of Hawaii, Robert (Lynette) Dix of Portland and Jennifer (Jim) Cruver of Amherst. Also surviving are three grandchildren, Everett and Madison Dix, Ben Downing, V, and several nieces and nephews.

Besides his father, he was predeceased by his nephew and godson Daniel Dix.

Friends are welcome to call at the Riles & Woolley Funeral Home, 39 Main St., Forestville, on Tuesday from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m., from where Prayer Services will be held Wednesday morning at 9 o’clock, followed by a Mass of Christian Burial at Blessed Mary Angela R.C. Parish-St. Hyacinth’s Church, Dunkirk, at 10 o’clock, with Rev. Matt M. Nycz officiating. Interment will follow in St. Hyacinth’s Cemetery, Dunkirk.

The family suggests memorial donations may be made to the RO Foundation, c/o NCCF, 212 Lake Shore Drive W., Dunkirk, NY 14048.

To post condolences, go to www.rilesandwoolleyfuneralhome.com.