Edna Mae Nix, 89, of Marion, Iowa, died in Jasper at the home of her daughter, Dianna Waters, Saturday, Jan. 23, (2021). Funeral service and burial will be at a later date at Murdoch Funeral Home in Cedar Rapids, Iowa. Local arrangements by Coffman Funeral Home.
The daughter of the late Edward and Elnora (Kitto) Loseau was born in Cedar Rapids, Iowa, Aug. 1, 1931. Edna worked at Collins in Cedar Rapids for 27 years.
Edna was preceded in death by her husband of 37 years, Junior C. Nix, her son, Bill Nix, of Marion, Iowa; her daughter, Catherin Mullins, of Blue Grass, Iowa; three brothers, Harry Loseau, Ted and Ivan Beetem; seven sisters, Rose, Violet and Audrey Beetem, Eva, Mary, Nellie and Helen Loseau; a grandson and 3 great-grandchildren.
She is survived by her son Michael Smith, of Harrison; her daughter, Dianna Waters, of Jasper; 15 grandchildren; 34 great-grandchildren and 7 great-great-grandchildren.