Samuel A. Troyer
August 30, 1932 -- July 22, 2017
Samuel A. Troyer, 84, of Bristol, died at 8:58 pm, on Saturday, July 22, 2017
at his residence. He had been in declining health for the past year. He was
born on August 30, 1932, in Reno County, KS, to Harry M. and Barbara
(Miller) Troyer. On December 23, 1978 in Tarasea, FL. he married Joanne
Dust, she survives. Surviving in addition to his wife are a son, Mark
(Debbie) Kenn of Oak Forest, IL; a daughter, Diane Daly of Middlebury;
seven grandchildren; 14 great-grandchildren; a great great-granddaughter;
four sisters, Lydia Yoder of Nappanee, Fanny Weirich of Middlebury, Nora
(Euell) Elswick of Middlebury, Dora Graber of Goshen; a sister-in-law, Irma
Troyer of Shipshewana. He was preceded in death by his parents; three
brothers, Howard Troyer, Jerry Troyer, infant Moses Troyer; two sisters,
Anna Mae Weaver and infant Mary Troyer. Sam and his wife lived in
Sarasota, Fl. for many years prior to moving to the Bristol area. He was
self-employed doing lawn care both in this area and in Sarasota. He had
also worked in area trailer factories. In his earlier years Sam would often go
ice fishing and coon hunting with his father, later Sam and his wife often
enjoyed fishing together. He was a US Army Veteran serving during the
Korean War and he was a member of the Bristol American Legion Post
#143 and the Middlebury American Legion Post # 210. Visitation will be
from 2:00 to 4:00 and 6:00 - 8:00 pm on Thursday, July 27, 2017 at
Miller-Stewart Funeral Home, 1003 South Main Street Middlebury. Funeral
services will be at 10:00 am on Friday, July 28, also at the funeral home.
Services will be conducted by Pastor John from Harbor Light Hospice.
Burial with a full military graveside service will be in Oak Ridge Cemetery,
Bristol. Memorials may be given to Harbor Light Hospice.
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JoAnn so sorry for your loss, no more pain, that's a blessing. Please take
care of you.
From: Jeri Alabaugh Cook
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JoAnn and Family, I was so sorry to hear of Sam's passing. I am keeping
you all in our thoughts and prayers.
From: Robin (Denese) Kenn Pipe