Larry R. Hixson, 60, of Pricedale, passed away on Monday, January 7, 2013, in UPMC Mercy. A son of the late Roy and Elizabeth Trembach Hixson, he was born in N. Charleroi on July 20, 1952. Larry was a lifelong resident of Pricedale. He worked on the road crew for Rostraver Twp. in the 1970’s and was employed at the former Volkswagen plant. Survivors include his wife, Pam Moffit Hixson, of Confluence, one son and daughter-in-law, Larry E. and Christy Hixson, of West Newton, one daughter and son-in-law, Karen A. Hixson and Allan Dubinsky, of Portland, Oregon, and three grandchildren, Larry D., Hannah R. and Ella J. Hixson, all of West Newton Friends will be received 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 P.M. Thursday, January 10, 2013, in the Ferguson Funeral Home and Crematory, Inc., (724-929-5300), 700 Broad Avenue, Belle Vernon. www.FergusonFuneralHomeAndCreamtory.com A funeral service will be in the funeral home Friday at 10 A.M. with Pastor James Mimidis officiating. Interment will follow in Belle Vernon Cemetery.