Roger Louis Nixon, age 57, of Slippery Rock, passed away January 8, 2020 at his home unexpected.
Born May 3, 1962 in Pittsburgh, he was the son of late Charles R Nixon and Sally June Reynolds.
He was a hands on fantastic mechanic who owned and operated Nixon Service since 1991. Roger, along with his nephew Matthew Monpere, loved to build and sell cars, trucks, and hot rods.
Roger enjoyed life to the fullest. He loved to sing to the radio, hit local spots to hear bands, or go to concerts in Pittsburgh. He enjoyed warm weather for boating, riding Harley Davidson motorcycles, shooting guns, and hosting parties. He enjoyed watching professional sports, especially NASCAR and the Pittsburgh Steelers. He will be missed by many.
He is survived by his brothers William (Kathi) Monpere of Connoquenessing, Randall Nixon of Butler, David Nixon of Arizona, and Robert Nixon of Georgia; many nieces and nephews; and many great nieces and great nephews.
The family has planned a private Memorial Service.
Cremation services were provided by the Edward L. Raisley Funeral Home, 387 Main Street, Prospect, PA.
A wake will be held on Saturday, January 18, 2020 starting at 1pm in the Butler American Legion, 413 South Main Street, Butler.
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