Memorial services for former U.S. Senator Alan Dixon will be held next week in Belleville. The Illinois Democrat died this past Sunday at the age of 86 one day before his birthday. He served two terms in the U.S. Senate and was also the Illinois Secretary of State and Treasurer. Visitation will be Sunday from 3-8pm at Lindenwood University's auditorium in Belleville.
The funeral will be Monday at 11 in the morning at the same location, followed by a private burial for family and close friends.