Asbury Park Press 25 Jul 1999, Sun
ANDREW F. TR0CCHIA. 78, of RED BANK, died Friday at Monmouth Medical Center, Long Branch. He retired from IBEW Local 400, Wall, where he was an electrician. He was a communicant of St. Anthony of Padua Roman Catholic Church, Red Bank. He was a devoted husband, father and grandfather. He served in the Army Air Corps during World War II from 1943 until 1946. Born in San Giu-seppi, Italy, he was a lifelong resi- . dent of Red Bank. He was predeceased by his father, Frank Trocchia, and his mother, Carmela Casillo Trocchia. Surviving are his wife of 51 years, Mildred Phillips Trocchia; a son, Andrew F., Fair Haven; two daughters, Patricia Garlipp, Long Branch, and Diana Pitsch, Brick; two brothers, Dominic, Little Silver, and Salvatore, West Long Branch; four sisters, Lena Rettagliatta, Aberdeen, Josephine Brown, Red Bank, Ann Hall, Carlsbad, Calif., and Frances DeAr-mond, Alexandria, Va.; and eight grandchildren, Christopher, Erin, Ricky, Matthew, Drew, Robbie, Elizabeth and Danny. Visitation from 2 to 4 p.m. and 7 to 9 p.m. Monday at John E. Day Funeral Home, 85 Riverside Drive, Red Bank. Mass of Christian Burial at 9 a.m. Tuesday St. Anthony of Padua Roman Catholic Church, Red Bank. Interment at Mount Olivet Cemetery, Middletown.