FORT PIERCE, FL : Dixie Leigh Chace, age 61, of Fort Pierce, Fla., passed away unexpectedly on February 18, 2015 at her home.
Dixie was born to Donald and Betty Hamel in Haverhill. She remained in Massachusetts and New Hampshire for the majority of her life, then relocated with her mother to McDonough, Ga. After her mother's passing, Dixie moved to Fort Pierce in 2009. Dixie had worked as a bookkeeper for many years. She loved computers and web design, and received her Associate degree in this subject matter. Dixie had a love of the ocean and the outdoors. Her bright smile will be missed by many.
Dixie is survived by her children, Kristyn LaFleur of East Kingston, N.H. and Dennis Roberts Jr. of Henniker, N.H. She leaves behind four grandchildren and her soulmate David Rossetti, of Fort Pierce, whom she had known since the age of 10. She and Dave reconnected later on in life and had been together for the past nine years. She was preceded in death by her parents and her sister, Bonnie Hamel.
Services will be held in the spring in Haverhill.
Published on  March 5, 2015