Published in The Washington Post on Mar. 17, 2019
ROLAND CAMPBELL DIXON
Passed away Saturday evening, March 9, 2019. He was 88.
He is survived by his four children Christine Mitchell, Robert
Dixon, Donald Dixon, Patricia Bednarik and six grandchildren.
Roland graduated McKinley Tech HS in 1948 and served
in the Army from 1951-53. His lifelong career was in
automotive sales. He was an accomplished pianist and an
avid tennis player.
In 1951 he married the love of his life Joan McLaughlin Dixon and they were happily married for
67 years until her death in June of 2018.
A Celebration of his Life will be held on Saturday, March 23, from 10 to 11 a.m., Renwick
Chapel, Oak Hill Cemetery followed by Interment at Oak Hill, 3001 R St. NW, Washington, DC
20007. Friends and Relatives are welcome.