Charlene “Dixie” Full passed away September 30, 2019 at Koda Living Community. A memorial service will be held at 3:00 pm Saturday, October 12, 2019 at the Brick-Meger Funeral Home, 1603 Austin Road, Owatonna, MN. Friends are invited to greet the family one hour prior to the memorial service.
Dixie was born September 3, 1925 in Alton, Iowa; the daughter of Edward J. and Alma (Kettler) Schneider. She attended Alton High School, graduating in 1943. Dixie was united in marriage to James P. Full on March 22, 1945 in Alton, Iowa. After marriage, the couple made their home on the family farm by Hospers, IA. raising their four sons. The family relocated to Owatonna in 1967. Dixie worked at Jostens and Truth Hardware as an inventory control specialist, retiring in 1986. She was a member of Sacred Heart Catholic Church and the Council of Catholic Women. Her life interests include taking daily walks, crocheting, reading, baking, and socializing with family and friends. Dixie is survived by her sons James J.(Lorna) Full, Michael J. Full, Edward J. Full, daughter-in-law, Gena (Rog) Craig, seven grandchildren and seven great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her husband James, son Bill and an infant son. She was also preceded in death by a sister Verla and brothers Leroy and Donald. In lieu of flowers donation may directed to Koda Living Community or Homestead Hospice House patient care fund.