Brattleboro - Steven Bement “Steve” Dix, 52 of Western Avenue, a lifelong resident died unexpectedly early Sunday morning, October 8, 2017 at BMH.
Steve was born in Brattleboro on March 10, 1965 the son of Donald and Nancy (Bement) Dix. He attended Brattleboro public schools and graduated from BUHS with the Class of 1983. He went on to attend Bryant University graduating with a BA in Business/Accounting in 1987.
A CPA, he had been employed at A.R. Sandi in Greenfield, Mass, Pieciak & Company, P.C. in Brattleboro and Pete Marwick & Associates of Hartford, Connecticut.
Steve was very active in the Brattleboro community serving Wyndham County Safe Kids and Girls On The Run program. He had previously volunteered with Rescue Inc., Brattleboro Winter Carnival, Brattleboro Busy B’s, Brattleboro Recreation Soccer Program and Small Fry Baseball. He held membership in the Elks, Brattleboro Lodge #1499 and the Blazing Star Masonic Lodge,
A humble and unassuming man, Steve was known for his spirit of friendship and generosity, always willing to help anyone in need. He was an avid outdoorsman who loved hiking, camping and the beach in Maine. Steven pride and joy was his family and friends who he enjoyed spending time with, he also loved watching the Red Sox, telling jokes and walking his grand-dog Boris.
On July 18, 1987 at the Putney Federated Church he was married to Jacqueline Greenwood who survives.
Besides his wife of 30 years he leaves one son, Steven G. Dix, a daughter, Kayla Dix Langenheim and husband Jeffrey and their infant son Malcolm, his mother, Nancy Dix, one sister, Lisa Hamilton (Jay), two sisters-in-law, JoAnna Albright (Eric) and Jennifer Miner (Kyle), a brother-in-law, Travis Douglass, a father-in-law, John Greenwood and mother-in-law, Elaine Greenwood. Additionally, he is survived by many nieces, nephews and cousins.
He was predeceased by his father and a nephew, Nathan Chapman.
Graveside committal services will be conducted Sunday at 2:00 P.M. in the family lot in West Brattleboro Cemetery on Mather Road with Rev. Bert Marshall. A reception will follow the services to be held at the Brattleboro Elks Lodge on Putney Road.
Memorial contributions in Steve’s name may be made to, Windham County Humane Society, P. O. Box 397, Brattleboro, VT 05302 or to the Brattleboro
Winter Carnival, C/O Carol Lolatte, Brattleboro Recreation Dept., 207 Main Street, #2 Brattleboro, VT 05301.