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Friday, December 17, 2021

Obituary - Julia Dyche

Julia Dean Sandifer Dyche, age 56 of Butler, Missouri passed away on December 8, 2021 at Medicalodge Butler. Cremation with private family services. Arrangements entrusted to Mullinax Funeral Home, Butler (660-679-0009). Messages of condolence may be left for the family at

Julia was born December 17, 1964 in Kansas City, Missouri the daughter of Ivan Fox and Alice Suttle. She graduated from Raytown South High School in 1983. She then attended Rockhurst College and took a job as a legal aid in Kansas City before beginning work with the Postal Service. Julia met her husband Charles while working at his local post office. 

For the past 16 years she lived in Neilton, Washington, a small town in a rain forest in the foothills. She loved her family, gardening, and hiking. Her real passion was her love of animals. She did animal rescue and saved hundreds of cats, dogs, and other animals. Julia was also a proud member of the Quinault Valley Church in Neilton.
She was preceeded in death by her father Ivan Fox, of Springfield, Missouri.

Survivors include her husband Charles Dyche of Butler, Missouri, mother Alice Fox of Springfield, Missouri, daughters Brandi Fox of Kansas City, Missouri and Stephanie Dyche of South Bend, Washington, sisters Marcy Saunders of Springfield, Missouri and Linda Arredondo of Kansas City, Missouri.