Dixie H. Witschey, 85, of Wadsworth, passed away Wednesday, July 1, 2015.

She was born December 18, 1929 in Davidson, OK to the late Burt and Hazel Herrick.

Mrs. Witschey was a member of Sacred Heart Catholic Church and was retired from Westfield Insurance Co. after 35 years of service. She was a member of the Wadsworth Women’s Club and was an avid Bridge player.

She was preceded in death by her husband Bernard “Bud” Witschey in 1988 and brother Bill Herrick

Dixie is survived by her daughters and sons-in-law Sheryl and Jerry Bittinger of Barberton, Pam and Phil Solitario of Wadsworth, her grandchildren: Alan (Sarah) Bittinger, Amy (David) Kaser, Kevin (Jessica) Bittinger, Nick (Brianna) Solitario, Brian (Jessica) Solitario, her great-grandchildren: Sarah, Jared, Molly, Natalyn, Arianna, Drew, Tripp, Vincent, Parker and Maleya.

The family will receive friends Sunday 4-7 pm at the Hilliard-Rospert Funeral Home, 174 N. Lyman St. Wadsworth.

Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated 9:30am Monday at Sacred Heart Catholic Church, 272 Broad St. in Wadsworth

with Fr. Joseph L. Labak, Celebrant. Interment will be in Woodlawn Cemetery.

Memorial contributions may be made to Hospice of Medina, 5075 Windfall Rd., Medina, OH 44256.