Naomi J. Fixter, October 11, 1915~September 22, 2014
She married Alfred A. Fixter on June 1, 1941.
Naomi was a retired registered nurse.
She was preceded in death by her parents, husband, brother, John M. Ludemann and sister , Lois Blumthal.
On December 7, 1941 she witnessed the attack on Pearl Harbor from the porch of the Honolulu Sugar Plantation Hospital where she was on duty as a nurse. Later that day, some of the injured sailors were brought to the hospital and she helped to care for them.
She is survived by a son, Michael Fixter of Santa Cruz, CA.; daughters, Patricia Duncan of Prairie Grove, AR. and Heather McQuarrie of Quincy, CA.; grandchildren, Cheryl Sybrant of Farmington, AR., Steven Duncan of West Fork, AR., Kelley Dilloughery and Kristin Fixter, both of Santa Cruz, CA., and Hans Keeler of Sacramento, CA.; great-grandchildren, Sovren, Lark and Sawyer Sybrant of Farmington, AR., Michael Dilloughery and Jack Fixter of Santa Cruz, and Nia and Leif Keeler of Sacramento.
A memorial service will be held at 4:00 P.M. on Wednesday, October 8, 2014 at the First Christian Church in Fayetteville with the Rev. Cheryl Sybrant officiating. Private interment will be in California.
Cremation arrangements by Beard’s Chapel.
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