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“Dan, Sue, Chris and Jenny.....Tom and I send our deepest condolenses. Joan always had a loving outlook on life and would do anything to help anyone...Read More »
1 of 8 | Posted by: Tom and Rita Kohrman - Champaign, IL

“Sue, Dan, Chris and Jenny.....Mary and I send our deepest condolences and are saddened to learn of Aunt Joan's passing. Through kindness or with...Read More »
2 of 8 | Posted by: Tim Kohrman - Macomb Township, MI

“Sue--My mom told me about your mother's passing on Christmas Eve. You and your family are in my prayers. God bless you! Mike ”
3 of 8 | Posted by: A friend

“Dan & Melissa. I send my deepest sympathies for the passing of your mother. Cheshire the memories! ”
4 of 8 | Posted by: Ed Dailey - Fort Wayne, IN

“So sorry to hear of the loss of your mother, Dan. My condolences. ”
5 of 8 | Posted by: Ed Dailey - Fort Wayne, IN

“When I married into the family we spent a lot of time together with Joan and her family at the Crooked Lake cottage Playing cards and laughing...Read More »
6 of 8 | Posted by: Sally Brielmaier - Fort Wayne, IN

“Sue and Family, I send my deepest sympathies. You are in my continued thoughts and prayers. ”
7 of 8 | Posted by: Seth Ball - Fort Wayne, IN

“My deepest sympathy and deepest love to my cousins Sue, Dan, Chris and Jenny and their families. Aunt Joan was remarkably loving and truly beautiful...Read More »
8 of 8 | Posted by: Chris Kohrman - Morton, IL

Joan F. Nix, 86, was called home and saw the face of Jesus on December 24, 2017. She was born in Fort Wayne, IN on May 26, 1931, the daughter of the late Joseph and Lucille Kohrman. Joan graduated from St. Joe School of Nursing. She worked as a Registered Nurse for 10 years. In her earlier years she enjoyed spending time with family at Crooked Lake. Joan loved spending time at her home on Lake Valentine. She was a member of St. Elizabeth Ann Seton Catholic Church and belonged to Pinochle Club, Nurses Association, and Luers Bingo Bunch. She enjoyed playing Bridge and various card games. She enjoyed doing needle point and cross stitch and making ornaments for her grandchildren. Her loving home was always open to friends and family with whom she greatly enjoyed spending time and making memories. Surviving are her children; Sue Iannucilli, Daniel (Melissa) Nix, Christopher (Barbara) Nix, Jennifer (Christopher) Kurek; 10 grandchildren; 8 great-grandchildren; siblings, William Kohrman and Thomas Korhman. She was preceded in death by her husband; Eugene Nix; siblings, Theresa Bowers, Joseph Kohrman, Leo Korhman, Carolyn Krider, and Delores Korhman; and son-in-law, Jon Iannucilli. A Mass of Christian Burial will take place on Friday, December 29, 2017 at 11AM at St. Elizabeth Ann Seton Catholic Church, 10700 Aboite Center Road, Fort Wayne, IN 46804 with calling 1 hour prior. Visitation will take place on Thursday, December 28, 2017 from 2-4pm and 6-8pm with a rosary at 7:30pm at D.O. McComb and Sons Covington Knolls, 8325 Covington Road, Fort Wayne, IN 46804. Burial will take place in Catholic Cemetery, Fort Wayne, IN. Memorial contributions may be made to St. Elizabeth Ann Seton Catholic Church for Masses or donations, or Matthew 25.