Marjorie A. Troy, 69, of New Florence, died Friday, March 2, 2018 in Excela Latrobe Hospital. She was born January 24, 1949 in Spangler, a daughter of Madge Bloom Sherry of Hastings and the late John Sherry. In addition to her father she was preceded in death by a sister, Rosemary Davis. Marjorie graduated from Bishop Carroll High School in 1966. Prior to her retirement she had been employed at the Ebensburg State School. In addition to her mother she is survived by her husband, Donald D. Troy, two children: Beth Ann (Charles) Pusateri of Altoona and Jeffrey (Melissa) Roach of Northern Cambria, five step grandchildren: Terri Smith of Fort Branch, IN, William and Donald (Melissa) Troy of Ligonier, Robert Troy of Stahlstown, and James (Gale) Troy of Patoka, IN, seven grandchildren, six step grandchildren, three step great grandchildren, six siblings: Polly (Charles) Finkle of Cleveland, OH, Marie (Terry) Mason of Indiana, PA, Chris (Joseph) Gruse of Portage, Johnny (Patty) Sherry of Hastings, Rick (Dana) Sherry of Patton, and James Sherry of Altoona. Friends will be received Tuesday from 2-4 and 6-8PM at the J. Paul McCracken Funeral Chapel, Inc., 144 East Main Street, Ligonier, where Marjorie's life will be celebrated Wednesday at 11:00AM with the Rev. Dr. J. Paul McCracken officiating. Entombment will follow in the St. Clair Cemetery, Greensburg. To leave a condolence or tribute for Marjorie or her family, please visit: www. jpaulmccrackenfuneralchapel.com.
Published on March 3, 2018