Cori L. Dixon

January 08, 1962 ‒ November 05, 2019

Galion, Ohio

Cori L. Dixon, 57, of Galion passed away after an extended illness on Tuesday, November 5, 2019 at the Ohio State University Medical Center in Columbus.

She was born January 8, 1962 in Galion and was the daughter of the late James and Ida (Waldo) Laughbaum. Cori is survived by her husband of 37 years, Scott Dixon whom she married on June 19, 1982.

She graduated from Galion High School in 1980. Cori was a former active Girl Scout leader and had worked as a nurse’s assistant. She enjoyed reading and puzzle books. Cori loved children and spending time with her family.

In addition to her husband, she is survived by daughters Valerie (Ben) Hart of Bellville and Stephanie (Matt) Binkley of Galion; son Kyle Dixon of Galion; three grandsons Michael Hart, Evan Binkley and Eli Dixon; step-mother Beth Laughbaum of Galion; two sisters, Anne (Mike) Tarchanin of Galion and Trish (Richard Hepper) Laughbaum of La Mesa, California; two brothers Chris (Cheri) Laughbaum and Matt (Patti) Laughbaum all of Galion; brother-in-law Pat (Leslie) Dixon of Galion; sister-in-law Diane (Bob) Ford of Lexington, Kentucky and numerous nieces, nephews and cousins.

The family will receive friends from 5:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. Tuesday, November 12, 2019 at Richardson Davis Chapel of Snyder Funeral Homes, 218 South Market St. Galion. In addition, a celebration of life will be held from 2:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m. Saturday, November 16, 2019 at the VFW Post 4329, 229 South Market St. Galion.

Memorial contributions may be made to American Kidney Fund in care of the funeral home.

Richardson Davis Chapel of Snyder Funeral Homes in Galion is honored to serve the family of Cori Dixon, and condolences may be made to them at

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  • So very sorry for the loss this family has had to experiance. Godspeed to Cori as she enters the eternal kingdom.

  • My sincere thoughts, prayers, and condolences to the Dixon family in your time of loss. Words cannot express how my heart hurts for you all. I pray God surrounds you with his love, grace, and peace.
    Stephanie Brocklesby-Humphrey

  • Just saddens me to read Cori’s obit. Please know you are all in my thoughts and prayers.
    Lisa and Tony

  • My thoughts and prayers go out to the Dixon family at this time. Cori was very special to me when our kids were young, so sorry for loss

  • So truly sorry to hear this Scott. My thoughts and prayers for peace and comfort for you and your family.

  • Scott and family I’m sorry to hear of Coris passing. She always had a smile on her face. Prayers for your family. RIP Cori

  • I was very saddened to hear of your loss. Cori will be deeply missed. Sending prayers of peace and comfort for the family.

  • So Sorry for your loss. I never had the opportunity to meet with Cori but have spoken to her on the phone. Condolences from CareStar.

  • So sorry for your loss. Will always remember the fun time Cori and I had. Your in my thoughts and prayers… RIP Cori Bell love you girl

  • We are so sorry for your loss. Prayers for the family at this difficult time. Love Steve and Chris Gorrell , Zion’s Refuge family