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Vernon Troyer

Birthplace: Hartville, Stark, Ohio, United States
Death: December 18, 2011 (84)
Ohio, United States
Immediate Family:

Son of David D. Troyer and Katherine Ann Sommers
Husband of Patty Pauline Wenger
Father of Victoria Lynn Troyer; Private; Private; Private; Private and 1 other
Brother of Noah D. Troyer; Susanna Troyer; Lucinda Troyer; Amanda Troyer; Alta Troyer and 3 others

Occupation: Married 10/10/1947
Managed by: Charlie E Brean
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Immediate Family

About Vernon Troyer

Vernon D. Troyer 84, of Strasburg, Ohio, died Sunday morning, Dec. 18, 2011 in his home following a brief illness. Born April 4, 1927 in Hartville, Ohio, he was the son of the late David and Katie (Sommers) Troyer. Vernon was a truck driver for over 60 years having retired this past October from Ohio Carrier in Dover. He was a member of the Strasburg United Methodist Church. He proudly served his country in the U.S. Army during World War II and was stationed in Japan. He was a member of the Dover VFW and Eagles Lodge and a member of the Pine Hill Hunting Club. He was a loving husband, father, and grandfather. Vernon was preceded in death by his wife, Patty (Wenger) Troyer who died Nov. 2 this year following 64 years of marriage. He will be sadly missed by his five sons and their families, Vernon (Deborah) Troyer, Randy (Jody) Troyer, Gary (Cindy) Troyer and Rick Troyer all of Strasburg and Toby (Edith) Troyer of New Philadelphia; eight grandchildren; four step grandchildren; 14 great-grandchildren; and two step great- grandchildren; two sisters, Amanda (Emmanuel) Schlabach of Winesburg, Lucindia (Eli) Yoder of Wooster; three brothers, Dave (Anna) Troyer of Berlin, Raymond (Ila) Troyer of Beach City and Manassas (Carol) Troyer of Louisville and his cockatiel buddy, Rocky. In addition to his wife and parents, he was preceded in death by his daughter, Victoria Lynn Troyer along with two brothers and two sisters. A funeral service celebrating Vernon's life will be held Wednesday, Dec. 21, 2011 at 1:30 p.m. in the Strasburg United Methodist Church with Rev. Lynda Masters officiating. He will be laid to rest beside his wife Patty in the Dover Burial Park. Friends may call at the Toland-Herzig Funeral Home & Crematory in Dover on Tuesday from 5-8pm. Those unable to attend or who may wish to express a fond memory of Vernon may sign the online guestbook by visiting the "obituaries and flowers" link on the funeral home website at Memorial contributions may be made to the Strasburg United Methodist Church, 206 2nd St. N.W., Strasburg, Ohio 44680 or Community Hospice of Tuscarawas County, 201 W. 3rd St., Dover, Ohio 44622

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Vernon Troyer's Timeline

April 4, 1927
Hartville, Stark, Ohio, United States
February 23, 1950
Ohio, United States
December 18, 2011
Age 84
Ohio, United States