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Barbara L. Nix

1932 ~ 2021 (age 89)


Barbara L. Nix, 89, passed away on October 27, 2021 at Traditions At Brookside Memory Care in McCordsville, IN. She was born on Jan. 14, 1932 in Fort Wayne, IN, to the late Howard and Mable (Hullinger) Shipman. Barbara graduated from Northside High School in 1950.

Surviving are her children Tom Nix (Linda), Terri Mittermeier (Mark), Tina Nix, Tim Nix (Jody), Todd Nix, Troy Nix (Ann), 11 Grandchildren and 7 Great Grandchildren. Barbara is preceded in death by her husband Thomas R. Nix in 1996; brothers, Keat Shipman and Jack Shipman.

Services will be 1:00 pm, Monday, Nov. 8, 2021 at Divine Mercy Funeral Home, 3500 Lake Ave., Fort Wayne. Burial will be in Catholic Cemetery. To sign the online guest book, go to

Memorial contributions may be made to Alzheimer’s Association of Greater Indiana.

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Funeral Service
November 8, 2021

1:00 PM
Divine Mercy Funeral Home
3500 Lake Ave
Fort Wayne, Indiana 46805


Alzheimer’s Association

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