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December 6, 2013

Arthur L. Bixby, 70

Amesbury, MA — Arthur L. Bixby, 70, passed away Sunday, December 1, 2013, at Amesbury Village in Amesbury, MA, after an extended illness. Born in Merrimac, MA, November 20, 1943, Arthur was the son of the late Clifton V. and Florence (Monsell) Bixby. Arthur attended Merrimac schools before serving in the U.S. NAVY on the USS AMERICA, receiving the National Defense Medal upon his discharge in 1966. Arthur met and married the love of his life the late Norma Ann (Hood) Bixby. They settled in Lawrence, MA, where they lived until Norma's passing in 2000. Arthur was the brother of the late Florence Young and is survived by his brother, Clifton E. Bixby of Merrimac, MA, and several nieces and nephews, all who loved him dearly. Arthur will be missed by all who knew him. Arthur's family would like to thank the entire staff of Amesbury Village and Brookhaven Hospice for the exceptional love, care, and compassion they showed Arthur during his illness, we will always be thankful to them.

ARRANGEMENTS: At the request of the family, there will be no services.