DIXON – Ruth Helen Branson, 92, of Dixon, died Tuesday, Sept. 11, 2018, at Heritage Square in Dixon. She worked at Branson Electric in Dixon for many years before her retirement.
Helen was born Feb. 23, 1926, in Harrisburg, the daughter of Robert L. and Ruth H. (Basehart) Beasley. She married I. E. “Bud” Branson on April 5, 1945, in Kentucky. Helen was a member of First Presbyterian Church in Dixon.
She is survived by one son, Robert E. (Barbara) Branson of Aiken, South Carolina; one daughter, Beryla (Philip) Wolf of Denver; three grandchildren, Brian Branson and Christian and Nathan Wolf; and four great-grandchildren, Lily Branson, Charlotte Wolf, Elizabeth Wolf, and B. Hayes Branson.
Private graveside services will be at Oakwood Cemetery in Dixon with the Rev. Frank Berman officiating. Preston-Schilling Funeral Home in Dixon is handling arrangements.
A memorial has been established to Heritage Square in Dixon.
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