Mildred K. Nixon
1927 - 2022
Mildred K. Nixon
Service Information
Service Date
Wednesday, September 21, 2022
Service Time
Service Location
Holy Family Roman Catholic Church, Amherst NS
Burial Information
Burial Date
Sep 21, 2022
Burial Location
St. Charles-Nativity Catholic Cemetery, Amherst, NS
Requested Charity
Charity of choice
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It is with deep sadness we announce the peaceful passing of Mildred K. Nixon, one month shy of her 95th birthday, of Amherst, NS.  Mildred passed away on Tuesday, September 13, 2022 at Gables Lodge.

Born in Amherst, NS, she was a daughter of the late Bertram and Winnifred (McCully) McKay.

Mildred will be dearly missed by her children Joan (Andy) Fotis, Halifax, NS; Paula (Mike) LaRusic, Amherst, NS. Son ; Doug (June), Dartmouth, NS; daughter in law Charlene Nixon, Ottawa, ON; eight grandchildren and twelve great grandchildren and four great great grandchildren.

She was predeceased by her husband Donald "Donnie"; eldest son Gerald "Gerry".  The last surviving member of her immediate family, she was also predeceased by siblings Carl, Kenneth "Teddy", Ronnie, Lena Blakney, and Isabella McKay.

Arrangements have been entrusted to the Jones Family Funeral Centre, 70 Church St, Amherst, NS (902-667-8777).  Funeral Mass will be celebrated on Wednesday, September 21, 2022 at 11 am from the Holy Family Roman Catholic Church.  Burial will follow in the St. Charles-Nativity Catholic Cemetery.

Donations in memory of Mildred may be made to the charity of your choice.

Sharing of memories and condolences may be sent to the family by visiting the online memorial at or through the Jones Family Funeral Centre Facebook Page.

Mildred K. Nixon