My mom, Dixie Bates, has gone home to be with Dad. She leaves behind daughter Carla (Walter) Vigil, 10 grandchildren, 16 great-grandchildren and three great-great-grandchildren. Dixie is preceded in death by her husband Joseph and daughters Judy Green and Andrea Benson. Mom will be remembered for her kind heart and for her help with senior patrol. She loved her grandchildren and was always there for them. She passed peacefully in her home. A viewing with Rosary will be April 19 from 6 to 8 p.m. at St. Marguerite’s Church. Funeral Mass will be April 20 at 11:30 a.m. with viewing one hour prior to Mass. Interment, Tooele City Cemetery. The family encourages donations be made to Animal Rescue.