February 29, 1924 – February 28, 2018
Small in stature, Beatrice Dorothy Mixon, was a giant in faith, in spirit, in will power and love. Beatrice Dorothy Mixon (nee Jankowski) was born on February 29, 1924. Beloved wife of James Harvey Mixon. Precious mother of Sharon, James Harvey Mixon Jr. (Annmarie), Deborah Meyer and Scott. Grandmother of James Mixon III, Christopher Perry, Meagan Perry, Annalisa Mixon and Leanna Mixon. Sister of Patricia Hendrick and Janet Jablonski; sister-in-law of Jean Jankowski. Aunt to loving nieces and nephews. Beatrice lovingly served over 25 years to the Wood Dale Lady Lions; was a member of the Wood Dale Club until it disbanded; and also served in the VFW Ladies Auxiliary and Wood Dale Historical Society. Her enormous spirit and love will prevail. Resting at Geils Funeral Home, 180 S. York Road, Bensenville IL on Saturday, March 3, 2018 from 11:30-1:30 PM then proceeding to Holy Ghost Church, 254 N. Wood Dale Road, Wood Dale IL for Mass of Christian Burial at 2 PM. Interment Maryhill Cemetery, Niles IL. For funeral information, please call 630-766-3232.