dorothy trosch
After a valiant battle, Dorothy Louise (Bryan) Trosch, 87, of Weirton, succumbed to complications of surgery on Monday, December 22, 2008 at the Kindred Hospital in Oakdale, PA. Born November 19, 1921 in Sidney, Ohio, she was the daughter of the late John and Zita Schaaf Bryan. She was also preceded in death by her husband Ira B. Trosch on June 11, 1983, brothers John "Lloyd" Bryan and Eugene "Dude" Bryan. Dorothy was a homemaker and was Catholic by faith. Mrs. Trosch is survived by her children Judith Trosch (Thomas) Stone of Pendleton, IN, Eugene "Gene" (Verna) Trosch of McCalla, AL and Zita Trosch (Sherman) Stickles of Weirton; 6 grandchildren Thomas (Cynthia) Stone of Noblesvile, IN, Cynthia (Brad) Wright of Mooreland, IN, Stacy (Wayne) Zapotoczny of Weirton, Eric Trosch of Birmingham, AL, Bethany Trosch of Summit, MS, Melissa (Tanner) Bailey of McCalla, AL and 7 great-grandchildren Jeremy Bennett of Pendleton, IN, Chelsie, Rachel and Wayne D. Zapotoczny of Weirton, Caleb Trosch of McCalla, AL, Robert Stone of Noblesville, IN and Aaron Bailey of McCalla, AL. Friends will be received Friday, December 26 from 2-4 and 6-8PM at the Greco-Hertnick Funeral Home, 3219 Main Street, Weirton where funeral services will be conducted at 11AM Saturday. Interment will be in Chapel Hill Memorial Gardens, Weirton. Funeral Home: Greco Hertnick Funeral Home 3219 Main Street Weirton, WV US 26062

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  1. Aunt Dot was a wonderful inspiration in my life. I am so sorry for your loss and wish everyone the very best during this difficult time. Remember her “oinry” giggle and her enthusiasm to everyone she came in contact with. Love to all of you. Nan “Nanny” (Karas) Wells and family

  2. Zita, Stacy and Family, I am so sorry to hear about your Mother/Grandmother’s passing. I can’t imagine how hard this must be for all of you, especially during the Christmas season. I will keep you and your family in my thoughts and prayers. God Bless, Jennifer

  3. A wonderful woman and a second mother to me! My condolences to all of her family. I know that she will be missed.

  4. To the entire Trosch family, My deepest sympathy on the loss of your mom and grandmother. She was always very good to all of us Sikora kids.I always enjoyed visiting with her on her porch when I was younger. I wish you peace and comfort in your wonderful,loving memories of her. I will keep all of you in my thoughts and prayers. Kelly

  5. Zita, Eugene and rest of the family you have our deepest sympathy. Sorry to hear of your loss. God Bless you all. Stephen and Pauline Varitek

  6. Stacey & Zita , so sorry to hear about Grams passing … your both in my thoughts and prayers.

  7. My thoughts and prayers are with all of your families. My God Bless you and give you strength. Cheryl (Karas-“Dana’s Daughter)

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