The Star Beacon; Ashtabula, Ohio

May 25, 2013

Dorothy E. Troy

Star Beacon

GENEVA — Dorothy E. Troy, age 87, of Geneva, passed away Thursday, May 23, 2013, at Austinburg Nursing & Rehabilitation Center.

She was born July 31, 1925, in Fairview, W.Va., to Ida Mae (McCord) and Richard D. Tennant. Dorothy married William Troy in Waynesburg, Pa. in 1946. 

Dorothy was an active member of Church of Christ in Unionville, Ohio. A full time homemaker, Dorothy loved serving God, cooking, sewing, gardening and raising flowers. She loved spending time with her children, grandchildren and great-grandchildren.

She is survived by her son, Vernon Troy of Geneva; grandchildren, Shawn (Audra) Troy of Raleigh, N.C. and Jennifer (John Summers) Troy of Ashtabula; and great-grandchildren, Stone, Serenity and Parker.

She was preceded in death by her husband, William; sons, Donald E. and Delbert P. Troy; and her parents. The last of 14 children, she was preceded in death by nine brothers and four sisters.

Friends will be received from 1 to 2 p.m., Sunday, May 26th, at THE BEHM FAMILY FUNERAL HOMES, 175 S. Broadway, Geneva, Ohio.

Funeral Service will follow at 2 p.m. at the Funeral home. Final Resting Place will be at Greenlawn Memory Gardens in North Kingsville.

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