Kenneth C. "Ken" Nix, Technician 5th Grade, U.S. Army, served in the Normandy, Northern France, Ardennes, Rhineland and Central Europe Campaigns and was awarded the European-African-Middle Eastern Theater Ribbon with 5 bronze stars, the American Theater Ribbon, the Army Good Conduct Medal and the World War II Victory Medal. On Veterans Day, November 11, 1998, Huntington
County presented him with his last medal, the Medal of the Jubilee of Liberty, the Normandy Medal. He was a member of VFW Post 2689 and American Legion Post 7.
He was married to Mary and they had 3 children and 6 grandchildren.