Frank Stanley Rixon

15 Oak Park, Newport and Marlow, England - passed peacefully on the 17th April 2024, aged 86 years, in the loving care of the staff at Mayo Hospice, surrounded by his loving family.

Frank will be sadly missed by his four sons Stephen, Frank, Jonathan and Martin, his family and extended family in England, his daughters-in-law, his many grandchildren and his great-granddaughter, his relatives, neighbours and many, many great friends.

May he rest in peace.

Frank will repose in St. Dominics Funeral Home, Main Street, Newport, F28 XH61 on Friday evening, 19th April 2024 from 5.30 until 7 o’clock.

Private cremation will take place in Shannon Crematorium on Saturday. 

Donations only if desired to Mayo Hospice in Castlebar.

http://www.hospice.ie/donations/donate-online

colm and neil mc loughlin bridge street westport
very sorry to hear of the passing of frank. our deepest condolences to all of franks family....may he rest in peace...

Mary and Vincent McNulty, Tiernaur, Newport
Sincere sympathy to the Rixon family on the sad passing of your Dad. A true Gentleman.
Sara killeen
Loved and never forgotten may frank rest in peace x
Marlene Geraghty
Sincere sympathy to Stephen, Francis, Jonathan, Martin, all the Rixon family and those who loved Frank. I have fond memories of his kindness and fun spirit growing up in Oak Park. May his gentle soul rest in peace.
Andy Redmond and family Newport, Rest in peace Frank,
A pleasure to have known you and worked with you
Michael, Noreen Sheridan and family Treenbeg
Our sincere condolence to Stephen, Frank, Jonathan, Martin and extended family on the sad passing of Frank. He was a true gentleman. Thinking of you all
May his gentle soul rest in peace

Monica & Michael Gannon
Our heartfelt to condolences to all the Rixon family. Frank was a gentleman. Rest in Peace Frank
Joe and Kathleen Donnellan Shramore
Our sincere sympathy to Stephen, Frank, Jonathan, Martin and all the extended Rixon family on the sad passing of their Dad Frank. You are in our thoughts and prayers at this sad time. May his gentle soul rest in peace.
Pat and liz Chambers
Sincere sympathy to the Rixon family on the passing of Frank. May he rest in peace.
Ita & Sean Mcnea
Our deepest sympathy to Franks family and extended Rixon family on hFranks passing ,may he rest in peace
pat Ann mulchrone castlebar/
deepest sympathy to the rixon family I often; had long talk with your dad about houses and building he had done down n Sligo may his gentile soul rest n peace
Tommy & Ann Forrestal, Glenhest
Deepest sympathy to Stephen, Frank, Jonathon and Martin and all Frank's extended family at this sad time. Frank was a lovely friendly man who always had a kind word. May he rest in peace.
Gavin family, Clynish Island
Deepest Sympathy to the Rixon Family on the passing of Frank. May he Rest in peace.
Susan & Adrian Chambers Glenhest
Sincere Sympathy to Stephen, Frank, Jonathan & Martin & their families on Frank's passing. Thinking of you all and all his friends at this tough time.
Pat Mc Tigue and Mary Mc Tigue glenhest Newport.
Deepest condolences to Frank's family and friends May his gentle soul rest in peace
Margaret & Sean Moogan
Deepest sympathy to the Rixon family on the passing of your Dad a gentleman may he rest in peace
Tom & Marian Feehan
Sincere sympathy to all the Rixon family..may he rest in peace
Ciaran & Carmel Reilly (Conway )
Deepest sympathy to the Rixon family on the loss of your Dad. May Frank rest in peace .
Richard & Mary Keane Cuilmore
Sincere Sympathy to Frank's family Stephen, Frank, Jonathan & Martin & their families on his sad passing. Frank had a smile & a lovely word for all he met along life's way. May he be at beautiful & eternal peace
Lesley O'Malley
Deepest sympathies to the Rixon family on the passing of Frank. May he rest in peace
Christy & Kathleen Loftus & Family
Our sincere sympathy to Stephen, Frank, Jonathan, Martin and the extended Rixon families. Frank was a gentleman who loved life, friendly towards everyone and those of us who were involved in Newport Revue will always remember his fun, laughter and great singing. Rest in peace Frank.
Carol &Peter O'Malley
Sincere Condolences to The Rixon Family and Frank's Friends, Rest In Peace Frank, It was always a pleasure to meet Frank, his big smile would brighten your day
Michael & Clair Mulroy Newport
Deepest Sympathy to all Franks Family,A true Gentleman,may he rest in peace
Tommy & Mary O'Haire and family
Deepest sympathy to all the Rixon family and extended families on the passing of Frank May he rest in peace
Michael and Patricia Murray Newport
Sincere sympathy to Frank's family on his passing. May he rest in peace.
Michael Gillespie gortnaheltia glenhest
My deepest sympathy to all the rixon family on the passing of your father Frank may he rest in peace
Kathleen Pat O Malley & Family Rossclave Newport
Sincere sympathy to all Franks family neighbours and friends on his passing. Frank you will be missed by all who knew you may you now rest in peace
Cleo
So sorry to hear of Frankie's passing, my sin cere condolences to all the family. He was a great character with a big smile that would light up the darkest room. Happy memories of fun,laughter and conversation in John F's. May he rest in peace
Peter and Joan Mc Manamon
Sincere sympathy to Stephen, Frank, Jonathan and Martin on the sad passing of your Dad, Frank was one of a kind, he will be missed. RIP Frank.
Michael &. Mary Grealis Mulranny
Deepest sympathy to all Frank's family and friends A Gentleman May he Rest in peace
Lorraine, Brian McLoughlin and Family
Deepest sympathies to the Rixon families on the passing of their Dad.May he rest in peace.
Martina McGrath
Deepest sympathy to you Steve and all the family on the sad passing of your Dad May he rest in peace
Tom / Mary Patten.
So sorry to hear of Franks death. Sincere condolences to all families. Fond memories of the good old days in the Black Oak! Rest in peace Frank. Xx
Ann and Paddy Quinn
We regret hearing of Franks passing He was one of lifes true charachters amd a gentleman May he rest in peace Condolences to all his family
Orla Chambers
Deepest sympathies to the Rixon families on the passing of their Dad.Always cheerful and a smile.May he rest in peace.
Pauline and Frank Costello, Knockgloss Newport
Deepest sympathies to Martin, Suzanne and all the Rixon family.
Orla Kelly & John Geraghty
Sincere sympathy to all the Rixon family on the loss of your dad. He always had a smile. May he Rest in peace
Mary Jane O' Malley and family.
Sincerest sympathy to all the Rixon family, also all the extended family on the passing of Frank. May his gentle soul rest in peace. Frank was one of life's gentlemen. You will all be in my thoughts and prayers at this sad time.
Gabriel & Angela Burke (Grealis ) Partry /Mulrany
Deepest Sympathy to the Rixon Family on the passing of Frank. May he Rest in peace.
Henry lynch
Condolences to the Rixon family on the passing of Frank, from an old friend
Annette Mc Donnell, Newport.
Sincere sympathy to all of Frank's family. May his gentle soul rest in peace
Anne,Sean,Emma and Niamh Hoban.
Sincere sympathy to all the Rixons and relatives on Franks passing. May he Rest In Peace.
Phil and Frank Chambers. Newport.
Our sincere sympathies to all the Rixon family on Frank's sad passing.
May He rest in peace.

Paddy & Shelagh Corbett.
Deepest sympathies to Stephen, Francis, Jonathan and Martin and also to Anna
May Frank rest in peace

Fiona & Darragh McGee
Deepest sympathies to all the Rixons and extended Family. Frank was one of lives true characters and will be sadly missed
Michael and Irene Ryder
Sincere sympathy to Frank's family and friends on his passing may he rest in peace
Josephine Moran Tiernaur
Sincere sympathy to Martin Susanna Stephin Frank Jonathan and to all the Rixon family on the passing of Frank. May he Rest in Peace
Padraic and Mary Mulchrone
Sincere sympathy to the Rixon family on the passing of Frank. May he rest in peace.
JJ.& Bernie Kelly,Glenhest.
Sincere sympathy to all the Rixon family,may he rest in peace.
Charles & Breege Mulchrone
Our sincere condolences to the Rixon Family. May he rest in peace
Mary Gallagher Mulrany
So sorry to hear that Frank has passed away. Sincere sympathy to Stephen, Francis, Jonathan and Martin on the loss of your lovely dad. Sympathy also to all of Frank's family. It was always lovely to meet him over the years and have a catch up. He was always smiling. Thinking of you all at this sad time.
May his gentle soul rest in peace.

John Fidelma Oxana and Max Oboyle
Condolences to Jake, Ruby and to all the Rixon family at this sad time.May his soul rest in peace.
Nicola burns
Deepest sympathy to all the Rixon family , frank was a gentlemen
May he rest in peace

Mary and Michael O'Haire Newport
R.I.P Frank.
Antoinette Hanrahan
Sincerest Sympathy to Stephen, Frank, Jonathan, Martin and all The Rixon family on Frank’s passing. He always had a smile and a kind word!
Dan & Jessica Marshall
A lovely guy. We’re sending our condolences with love to the family.
Aidan +Gillian Connaughton
Deepest Sympathy to the Rixon Family on the passing of Frank. May he Rest in peace.
Russell & Margaret Poole
Sincere sympathy to the Rixon family on the sad passing of Frank. May he rest in peace.
MIichael Clarke.
Condolences to the Rixon family on the passing of Frank, may he rest in peace.
Terry and marie costello
To all of franks family our condolences on his passing may frank rest in peace
Christy & Margaret Horan.
Sincere sympathy to the Rixon family on the death of Frank may he rest in peace.
Dominick & Mary Theresa Geraghty, Cortoon.
Very sorry to learn of Frank’s passing; he was a great personality and will be sorely missed around Newport. May he now rest in peace.🙏🏻
Cuan Modh Centre Newport
Condolences to all the Rixon family on the passing of Frank RIP
Jackie Eileen and John Higgins kilmeena.
Condolence to all the Rixon family on the passing of Frank .He was always kind and thoughtfully to our John .Rest in peace Frank
David Moran, Tiernaur
Deepest sympathy to the Rixon family on the passing of Frank RIP
Mary OBrien Frank Chambers
Deepest sympathy on Franks passing May his gentle soul Rest in Peace
Clive and Maureen
We are so sorry to hear of the passing of our old and beloved friend Frank. He will be missed by us and our family. May he rest in peace.
David Mulchrone
Sympathy to all of Franks family . May he rest in peace
Tommy & Mary O'Malley & family cloggneruagh glenhest
Sincere sympathy to the Rixon family on the passing of Frank.A true gentleman.May he rest in peace.
Ronan O'Grady
Sincere sympathies to all Frank's family and friends. May he rest in peace.
Mary Slattery Kilmeena
Sincere sympathy to Frank’s sons and extended family .
He was a larger than life character and will be sorely missed in Newport .
Thinking of ye all at this sad time .
Rest peacefully Frank .

Cormac and Bernie Loftus
Deepest sympathy to all Frank’s family, relatives and friends.
A lovely man. May he rest in perfect peace.

Michael & Barbara Chambers
Sincere condolences to the Rixon family on the passing of Frank. A gentleman who always had a smile and time for a chat. Rest in peace Frank.
Jo McManamon, Newport
My sincerest sympathies to Stephen, Francis, Jonathon, Martin and all the extended family on the sad loss of your lovely Dad Frank. He was always a gentleman and an important part of my community growing up. He will be sadly missed. May he rest in peace.
Pat Breen and Rosaleen McNea
Deepest sympathy to all the Rixon family may Frank rest in peace
Sean Kathleen kelly
Sincere sympathy to all the Family on the Death of Frank
Kathleen & Alan Leneghan, Newport
Deepest Sympathy to Stephen, Francis, Jonathan and Martin and all the Rixon Family, on the passing of your lovely dad Frank. Thinking of you all at this sad time. May Frank Rest In Peace
Geoff and Irene (Lynott) Wiles
Sincere Sympathy to Steve Frank, Jonathan and Martin on the passing of your Dad
Noreen, Kathleen and Sophie Chambers
Sincere sympathy to the Rixon family on the passing of Frank.A true gentleman.May he rest in peace.
Kathleen Hall mc nea and family
Sincere sympathy to all of the Rixon family on the loss of Frank a true gentleman to meet always a big smile.may he rest in peace Hall family
Padraic conlon Westport
I’m very sorry to hear about frank passing we were good friends my sympathy to all the family members may he Rest In Peace
The Cusack family, Ardagh
Our deepest sympathy to all the Rixon family on the sad news of Frank's passing. He was a gentleman, also a great chat when we met. May Frank's gentle soul rest in peace.
Noel o Reilly & Maryann sweeney newport
Our condolences go out to all the rickson family
May Frank rest in peace.
Many a pint we had in old Joe macs pub many moons ago

Jim & Margaret Sheridan
Deepest sympathies to all Frank's family. A lovely man to meet, always smiling. May he rest in peace.
Sam and Mary moore
Sincere sympathy to the family of Frank on his passing.may frank rest in peace 🙏.
Brendan Bridie Joyce and family Drimurla.
Sincere condolences to all his family on the sad passing of their dad .Frank was a gentleman to all who knew him .May his kind and gentle soul Rest in Peace 🙏.
Noel and Muriel Reid
Sincere sympathy Stephen, Frank, Jonathan and Martin and families and friends on the loss of Frank. He always had a smile and a word for everyone. Thinking of you all at this difficult time. May he Rest in Peace.
William and Agnes McNea
Sincere Sympathy to the Rixon Family on the sad passing of Frank. May he rest in peace.
Micheal and mary HENRY Tallaghan Gees
Deepest sympathy to the Rixon family on the passing of Frank may he Rest In peace
Tony chambers
My condolences to the ripon family on the passing of Frank a gentleman who will be missed by all may Frank rest in peace
Bernie Callaghan
Sincere condolences to all the Rixon family on the passing of Frank, he was always such a jolly man R.I.P.
John and Margo Gibbons Kilbride Newport
Sincere sympathy to all the Rixon family on the passing of Frank,may he rest in peace.
John, Teresa and Jack Kearns, Newport
Sincere sympathy to Stephen, Frank, Jonathan and Martin and extended families on Frank’s passing. Always a gentleman to meet. May he rest in peace.
Regina Carmichael
Heartfelt Condolences To Frank's Family. He Adored Each And Every One Of You. May His Beautiful Soul Rest In Peace.
Colin & Sally Loftus
Sincere condolences to all the Family. Thinking of you all at tis time.
Séamus & Anne Maria McManamon & family
Our heartfelt sympathy to Stephen, Frank, Johnathon, Martin and extended family on Frank's passing. He will be missed around Newport, he had a word for everyone. Xxx
Sheila Sheridan
Sincerest sympathies to Stephen, Frank, Jonathon, and Martin on the loss of your Dad. May he rest in peace.
Claire McGreal (Conway)
Sincere condolences to Frank's Son's and all the extended family. So sorry to hear of his death, he was always so pleasant and good humoured. May he rest in peace.
Nicola, Cathal & Oisin Merritt
Always a pleasure to meet Frank out and about. I have lovely memories of Frank teaching me to pull my first pint of special in the hotel.
May Frank rest in peace. Condolences to all the family xx

Tim stevens, newport
Deepest sympathies on the passing of Frank to all the rixon family and all Frank's friends. He will be missed. He was a true character around town. I can't think back to a time he failed to raise a smile when I met him.
By all accounts a truly nice gent.

Paul connor
Sincere condolences to all the family may he rest in peace
Lisa mchugh, ballycroy
Sincere condolences to All the Rixon and extended families on the passing of Frank. May his gentle soul rest in peace.
Pat & Angela O Haire and family
Condolences to Stephen, Francis, Jonathan, Martin and all the Rixon family on the sad passing of Frank. May he rest in peace
Sean &Mary Keane
Deepest sympathy to all Franks family on his passing he was a gentleman always a smile on his face may he RI P.
John O Malley Carraholly
Sincere sympathy to Stephen, Frank, Jonathon, Martin and extended family on the passing of your father . May Frank rest in peace
Sheila Keane
My sincere condolences to the Rixon family on Frank's passing. Frank was a true gentleman - may he RIP.
Kevin Lisa McIntyre & family
Sincere condolences to the Rixon family on the passing of frank. May he RIP
Amy Smith
My sincere condolences to all the Rixon family on the passing of Frank. He was always a very sincere, kind and welcoming man. Rest in peace dear Frank 🙏
Oliver and Bridie Corcoran.Westport road Newport
Deepest sympathy to Stephen.Frank.Jonathan and Martin and extended family on the passing of Frank.Rest in peace Frank,My friend

Genie & Charlie Keating, Cloghan, Westport
Our sympathies to you, Stephen, Frank, Jonathan & Martin, and all your families, on the death of Frank. He was a gent. My earliest memory of Frank was when my brother worked with him, building Pinewoods, in Westport. Early in the week, my brother, and some of the other lads used to be broke and they'd ask Frank for a loan to get them through to pay day. His reply was "My name is Frank, not Bank" - smart man, Frank!!! Rest in peace
Breege kilroy
Deepest sympathy to all of the Family,
Agnes frank chamber’s and family
So sorry to heard of franks death, always enjoyed metting Frank , sympathy to all his family, friends and neighbours May his happy soul rest in peace .
Joe, Barbara,Grace & George Reid
Sincere sympathy to all the Rixon family. May her rest in peace
Paul, Liz & Eithne Kilroy
Our deepest sympathy to all of Franks family and to the extended families. Always so pleasant and good humoured. May Frank's gentle soul rest in heavenly peace.
Denise Reid and family.
Our sincere condolences to Stephen, Francis, Jonathan, Martin, their partners and children on the sad news of Frank's passing . I have many great memories of Frank on Medlicott St. and in the Black Oak Inn. May he rest in gentle peace.
Màirt & Marie Mcgreal, Achill Sound
Sincere sympathy to all of the family on the death of Frank. May he rest in peace.
Anthony ward
Deepest sympathy to all the Rixon family ,relatives and friends. Rip.
Mick Keane gortawarla Newport
Sincere condolences to the Ripon family at this their time of great loss
Lucy White
Deepest sympathy to Stephen, Francis, Jonathan and Martin and all the family on the sad loss of your dad. He was a wonderful man and will be greatly missed. Rest in peace Frank. Xxx
Sue Steer
Deepest sympathy to Stephen, Frank, Jonathan and Martin and extended family on the passing of Frank. May his gentle sole Rest In Peace. Amen 🙏
Margaret Crehan Lecarrow
Sincere condolences to all the Rixon family on the sad passing of your Dad, He was a true gentleman and may his kind and gentle soul rest in peace and may God comfort you all at this most difficult time .

Joe walshe Newport
Sincere condolences to Steven.. Jonathan.. Frank.. and martin on the passing of their dad Frank. Rest in peace.
James garavan newport
My deepest sympathy to the rixon family on the death of Frank rest in peace
Mickey & Breege Davitt
Sincere sympathy to Stephen, Frank, Jonathan and Martin on the passing of your Dad, May he rest in peace
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