Born: April 10, 1987
Place of Birth: Calhoun County, Michigan
Death: August 7, 2009
Place of Death: Richmond County, Georgia
Memorial donations can be made to:
American Cancer Society, 2607 Commons Blvd, Augusta, GA 30909
Hephzibah, GA – Patricia “Trish” Leigh Troglen, 22, entered into rest on Friday, August 7, 2009, at her home. She was born on April 10, 1987 in Calhoun County, Michigan to Charles Troglen and Lisa Redder. Her hobbies included singing, drawing, swimming, and hunting. She graduated in 2005 with honors from Hudsonville High School. She was preceded in death by her great-grandmother, Alice Dias.
In addition to her parents and her stepmother, Ellen Troglen, she is survived by her brothers, Robert James Byington and Bryant Austin Troglen; sisters, Lacy Ivey Kitchens, Diana Ellen Vest, and Alexis Leanna Ego; her grandparents, Patricia Troglen, Ernest Troglen, Leroy Frazier, Rosemary Wofford, and Ray and Marie Sapp; and a nephew, Braiden Cole Ego.
Memorial Services were held at 6:00 p.m. on Wednesday, August 12, 2009, in the Chapel of DeLoach Funeral Home, Hephzibah, with Rev. Melissa Weathers officiating.
Trish was shot to death by her then 14 year old step-brother who has been tried as an adult and sentenced to life with parole.