The Express, Thursday, November 5, 1970
William Nixon, 54, Employee of I-R
William H. Nixon, 54, of 117 Riverview Road, Delaware Heights,
Phillipsburg, died yesterday in Warren Hospital.
Mr. Nixon was employed 35 years by Ingersoll-Rand Co. He
was a field engineer in the drill department.
A Navy veteran of World War II, he was born in Phillipsburg,
a son of the late Harold and Margaret Storm Nixon.
He was a member of Sts. Philip and James Catholic Church,
Phillipsburg Elks, Easton Loyal Order of Moose, Easton Order
of Fleas, Easton Eagles, Jacksonian Democratic Club, Easton;
Phillipsburg Fire Co. 1 and Lt. Elbert Baker Post 1290, VFW,
Survivors include a sister, Mrs. Marie Hopek, with whom
he resided, and a niece and a nephew.
The funeral will be held at 8:15 a.m. Saturday at the Finegan
Funeral Home, Phillipsburg, followed by a Requiem Mass at
9 a.m. in Sts. Philip and James Church. Interment will be
in St. James Lutheran Cemetery.