Jean M. Trojan of Weirton passed away Thursday, February 14, 2008 at the Brightwood Center in Follansbee, WV. She was born March 26, 1917 in Weirton, the daughter of the late Pete and Anna Czerepak Markowicz. Her husband, Bernard "Babe" Trojan, her brothers Henry and Pete Markowicz and her sisters Stella Smith and Helen Socha also preceded her. Jean was retired from the Trojan Sports Supply store in Weirton, where she was owner and operator for over 10 years. She was a member of Sacred Heart of Mary Catholic Church in Weirton and the Christian Mothers. Jean is survived by her daughter Joyce A. Townsend and her husband Carl of Weirton and her grandchildren David B. Townsend of Weirton and Tammy J. Townsend of Wheeling, WV. There will be no visitation and services will be private at the convenience of the family. Interment will be in St. Paul Cemetery, Weirton. Funeral Home: Greco Hertnick Funeral Home 3219 Main Street Weirton, WV US 26062

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  1. Dear Joyce and family,We are deeply saddened by Aunt Jean’s passing. Our prayers are with you and may God comfort you in these sad times.

  2. Dear Sonny and Joyce, we were deeply sadened by the passing of aunt Jean. This is truly the passing of an era as well. I will always remember the good times with Babe and Jean at the family gatherings. Our prayers are with you.

  3. As a daily walker in Greenlawn Estate’s who enjoyed the tranquility of Jean and her husband’s little nature reserve, and beautiful landscaping; I now envision them both tending Heaven’s Gardens. She will be sorely missed by many in our little addition of Weirton.

  4. Dear Townsend family, Sorry to hear about your loss. You were blessed to have her for so many years. May her memories comfort you and give you strength at this difficult time. My deepest sympathy. Friendship love, Dee Bailey

  5. Dear Joyce Ann and Family, We are sorry to hear about Aunt Jean’s passing. I always loved going to Uncle Babe’s and sitting outside on the patio. Our condolences to your family. Robert and Donna Billcheck

  6. Tammy, Please know that our thoughts and prayers are with you during this difficult time in the loss of your grandmother. May God’s healing touch give you peace. Love, Deanna and Donna (Truax Twins)

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