Obituary of Herbert A. Trofatter, Jr.

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Herbert A. Trofatter, Jr.

July 8, 1936 - April 23, 2010

Hampton Union, Sunday, April 25, 2010

[The following article is courtesy of the Hampton Union and Seacoast Online.]

HAMPTON -- Herbert A. Trofatter Jr., 73, of Hampton, died Friday, April 23, 2010, at Hyder Family Hospice House in Dover with family by his side.

He was born July 8, 1936, in Boston, a son of the late Herbert and Alta (Plouffe) Trofatter.

He is survived by his partner and caregiver, Dottie Trofatter; his sons, Steven Trofatter and his wife Linda of Hampton, and Erik Trofatter of Phoenix, Ariz.; his daughters, Terri Downing and her husband Michael of Milford, Conn., Vicki Lawrence of Kittery, Maine, and Theresa Taylor of Salisbury, Mass.; his brothers, Frederick Trofatter (.4 Salisbury and Richard Trofatter and his wife Chris of Exeter; his sister, Ruth Devorss and her husband Jerry of North Hampton; 10 grandchildren and many nieces and nephews.

He was predeceased by his brothers, William and Robert Trofatter.

SERVICES: Visiting hours will be Monday, April 26, from 5 to 7 p.m. in the Remick & Gendron Funeral Home - Crematory, 811 Lafayette Road, Hampton. Relatives and friends are respectfully invited. Burial will be private.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in Herb's name to Hyder Family Hospice House, c/o Seacoast Hospice, 10 Hampton Road, Exeter, NH 03833.

An online guest book is available at

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