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Obituary for Rudolph J Trocan

Rudolph J. Trocan died Monday, April 29, 2019 at Center for Hope Hospice in Elizabeth, NJ. He was 89.
Rudolph was born in Newark, NJ a son to the late Rose (McGonigle) and Rudolph Trocan. He lived in North Miami Florida and South Jersey before moving to Stirling 10 years ago.
He was a graduate of Eastside High School, and worked as a manager at ACME Supermarket in Lodi, NJ for over 55 years before retiring.
He was a member of the Knights of Columbus, the Ocean County Emerald Society, and was a Long Hill Township Senior Citizen.
Rudolph was a communicant of St. Vincent de Paul RC Church in Stirling.
He was pre deceased by his Wife Catherine (Fernicola) Trocan, and his 2 children Rudolph in 2006 and his daughter Judith in 2013.
He is survived by his son David Trocan and his husband Robert Martins, Robert Young, and Linda Trocan his 3 grandchildren Ryan, and his wife Daisy, Kayla and her husband Jason Briant, and John Francis Young. He had 2 great grandchildren Brianna and Dahlia. He is also survived by his siblings Joan, Dolores, Patricia, Richard, Geraldine and pre deceased by Rosemarie.
Visitation will be held at St. Vincent de Paul RC Church on Friday May 3, 2019 at 10:00 AM followed by a Mass of Christian Burial at 11:00 AM. Interment will follow at Hollywood Memorial Park in Union, NJ.
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