George T. Trocki, Jr. 61 of West Deer Township passed peacefully on Monday August 26, 2019, after a short illness at his home with his pet dog Frankie by his side. He was born February 17, 1958 in New Kensington to the late George T. Trocki, Sr. and Anna M. (Rhyshek) Trocki of Superior, West Deer Township. George was the founder of Trocki Service Station which he started on November 1, 1981, where he worked. In his early years, George was involved in the NFL’s Pass-Punt and Kick Contest which he won locally and went on to represent the Pittsburgh Steelers in San Diego for the National Finals. He also was a pitcher for the American Legion Baseball team. He was a 1976 graduate of Deer Lakes High School, a member of the Owl’s Club, Russellton and the American Legion in Superior. He enjoyed hunting, fishing, long walks in the woods with his dog and playing euchre. George will be sadly missed by his family and friends.
Besides his Mother he is survived by his siblings Christine (Norbert) Straznick of West Deer; Deborah (Thomas) Trulik of Tarentum; Kim (Donna) Trocki; Mark (Deborah) Trocki and Robin (Mary Jane) Trocki all of West Deer; 10 nieces/nephews and 9 great nieces/nephews.
Besides his Father he was preceded in death by his sister Elaine Trocki.
At George’s request all viewing, services and burial were private. Arrangements were entrusted to the SIWICKI-YANICKO FUNERAL HOME, 23 McKrell Road, Russellton, West Deer Township. View obituary online and leave condolences at www.siwicki-yanickofh.com