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Verna Trost

Verna Trost, nee Hoffmann, 88, of Waterloo, IL, died August 10, 2017, in Columbia, IL. She was born September 22, 1928, in Waterloo, IL.
She is survived by her children Dennis (Janet) Trost and Ellen (Don) Edler; grandchildren Theresa (Patrick) Holly, Brian (Robin) Edler, and Brad (Kate) Edler; great grandchildren Trey and Lucas Holly, Dallen Edler, Levi and Lance Edler, & Krista Wandro; brother Marvin (Catherine) Hoffmann; sister Pearl Graves; sisters-in-law Marilyn Hoffmann and Doris Hoerr; nieces; nephews; & cousins
Verna is preceded in death by her husband Arthur W. Trost; parents Gustav W. & Hilda (nee Schultheis) Hoffmann; brothers Richard Hoffmann & Louis Hoffmann; sister Gloria (Lionel) Mund.
She is a member of St. John UCC - Maeystown, Women's Fellowship, Co-Founder of Trost Feed & Supply and Trost Plastics.

As an expression of sympathy the family prefers memorial contributions to: 
St. John UCC - Maeystown, IL

2 PM to 7 PM Sunday, August 13, 2017 at Quernheim Funeral Home
9 AM until time of service Monday St. John United Church of Christ
10 AM Monday, August 14, 2017 at St. John United Church of Christ in Maeystown, IL
Pastor Patrick Poole officiating
Interment at St. John Cemetery in Maeystown, IL


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Dear family,
I was saddened to hear of the passing of your mother and dear family member. Please accept my deepest condolences for your loss. I hope the many memories and events you shared throughout your lives will ease your pain as you move forward.

Nancy Reed Aug 18 2017 12:00 AM

Our sympathy is with you entire family. Verna lived next door to my mom (Reba) at Garden Place Reflections. She was a wonderful sweet person who I thought a lot of. Heaven has gained a beautiful angel. Verna will truly be missed.

Vonda Roedel Aug 14 2017 12:00 AM

Sending our sincere sympathy in the loss of Verna. She was indeed a beautiful person and we are proud to have known her. May memories bring you comfort and peace.

Marvin and Carolyn Henry Aug 13 2017 12:00 AM