He was born on June 8, 2017 in Ft. Madison to Brittany Nye. Dawson was super smart and was a very happy baby boy. He enjoyed car rides with his Mom. Dawson made everyone around him happy and touched many hearts for the short time he was here. He was definitely a Momma’s boy and his face would light up at the presence of Brittany.
Dawson Michael Nye, 7 weeks, of Ft. Madison passed away on Thursday, July 27, 2017 in Keokuk.
Survivors include his Mom, Brittany Nye of Ft. Madison; and uncle, Riley Nye of Donnellson; Grandma and Step Grandpa, Janel and Leroy Kent of Donnellson, Grandpa and Step Grandma, Gary and Deana Nye of Keokuk; Great Grandma, Belva Skinner of Argyle; Great Great Grandpa, Don Leight of West Burlington and several great aunts and uncles.
He was preceded in death by his Great Grandma, Diane McVey; Great Grandpa, Leland Nye; Great Aunt, Jamie Quigley and Great Uncle, Robert Nye.
The celebration of life will be held on Sunday, July 30, 2017 at 2 PM at King-Lynk Funeral Home & Crematory with Pastor Donnie Skinner officiating. The family will meet with friends from Noon until the time of the service at 2 PM.
A memorial has been established in his memory and online condolences may be left at www.kinglynk.com.