Elsie H. Bixler - Spicer-Mullikin Funeral Homes & Crematory

Elsie H. Bixler

Born July 26, 1929

Elsie H. (Niblet) Bixler, age 86, of Tucson, AZ, and formerly of Wilmington, DE, passed away peacefully, on Wednesday, June 29, 2016.

Elsie was born in Wilmington on July 26, 1929, and was the daughter of the late Herman Francis and Mary Niblet. She was a life member and past Pocahontas with the Improved Order of Red Men in Wilmington.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Dee Bixler. Elsie is survived by her daughters, Melody Brady (Karl) of Byford, Australia, Cindy Richey of Benson, AZ, and Frances Dee Curriden of Rehoboth Beach; 2 foster sons; 7 grandchildren; and 5 great grandchildren.

A graveside service will be held at 11 am on Saturday morning, June 17, 2017 in the Gracelawn Memorial Park, 2220 N. DuPont Parkway, New Castle, DE.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the Delaware Humane Association, 701 A Street, Wilmington, DE 19801 or to the Missionary Society of Richardson Park U.M.C., 11 N Maryland Ave., Wilmington, DE 19804.


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6 Condolences for Elsie H. Bixler

  • Mom, we will all Truely miss you . You will be missed daily , even if it’s a recipe I’d forgotten . R . I . P . Till I’m with you and dad and meet on the other side – DeeDee

  • Rest in peace, Mom. I will love you forever and eternity.

  • Rest in peace, Mom.
    Loving you forever & eternity

  • Mom Bixler thanks for being my neighbor and friend! Sammi Jo had a good time with Grandma hanging out! Thanks for being an Angel looking down on us!!! Love & prayers to Dee, Cindy & Mel!

    JoAnne Harvey Rankin
    Kevin Rankin

  • Thank you for all the wonderful years and letting me be part of the family.
    I truely miss you and never will forget all the time I could spend with you.


  • Prayers and peace to all of Mom Bixlers Family.
    Over the years, on my travels with Dee, our visits with Mom Bixer always meant a warm welcome and a good story shared. Heaven has now welcomed her. May God bless her family. It was an honor to have known her.