Celebration of life: Dr. Edward G. Hixson

A celebration of life has been set for Dr. Edward George Hixson Jr., M.D., age 81, of Upper St. Regis Lake, who died Sunday, Feb. 19, 2023, at his home.

Funeral arrangements are in care of the Fortune-Keough Funeral Home in Saranac Lake. A celebration of life will take place on Sunday, June 18 from 2 to 6 p.m. at the Paul Smith’s College student center on the waterfront.

Family and friends wishing to remember Dr. Hixson may make memorial contributions to the Adirondack Health Foundation or to the Friends of the St. Regis Fire Tower in care of the funeral home.

Family and friends can also share their condolences and memories online at fortunekeoughfuneralhome.com.