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John Earnest Trotman

January 9, 1942 ~ March 31, 2022 (age 80)


  Sinton/Boston Massachusetts – John Earnest Trotman passed away March 31, 2022. He was 80 years old. John was born on January 9, 1942 in Boston, Massachusetts, to John Earnest and Hope (Atkins) Trotman. John was a veteran of the United States Navy and was a retired Automotive Salesman. He will be missed by everyone who knew him.

Preceding in death are his parents: John Earnest Trotman and Hope (Atkins) Trotman.

Survivors include his wife: Edith Trotman; sons: John “JT” Earnest Trotman (Kathy) from San Clemente, California, Jon Gordon Trotman (Laura) from McHenry, Illinois; daughter: Heather Wachsmuth (Bradley) from Gilmer, Texas; his grandchildren: Devony Stewart, Quin Trotman, Amber Miller, Nadege Ludnig, Noa Ludwig, Gregory Wachsmuth, Jack Trotman, Benny Trotman; great-grandchildren: McKinnley Stewart, Leo Stewart, Austin Eitland, Mason Eitland and Eli Aguillon


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