Aaron D. Mattix, 47, of Wichita,
passed away Saturday, July 29, 2017, in Wichita. Closed casket visitation Thursday, August 3, 2017, from 6-8 p.m. and service
at 11 a.m. Friday, August 4, all at Headley Funeral Chapel, Augusta. Private family graveside service will follow at Elmwood
Cemetery. Aaron was born in Wichita, Kansas on November 2, 1969, to the late Anita Ruth (Schick) and Jeffrey Clinton Mattix.
He served in the U.S. Army, spending most of his time overseas doing surveillance. Aaron was employed as an airworthiness
engineer at Northrop Grumman, and previously was a quality inspection supervisor at Bombardier Learjet. He is survived by
a daughter, Madeline (Maddie) Mattix of Wichita; sister, Shannon Shoemaker and husband Jerry of Wichita; companion, Emily
Tharp of Wichita; uncle and aunt, Jon and Barbara Mattix; nephews, Levi Davidson and wife Corina, Kyle Davidson and fiancé
Heather Banwart, Peter Shoemaker, and Daniel Shoemaker, great nephew Dameon, great niece Jessaleigh and several cousins. Aaron
was also preceded in death by an infant nephew, Jayden. Memorial donations can be made to Wounded Warrior Project, P.O. Box
758517, Topeka, Ks 66675.