In memory of
Yvonne M. Trott
YVONNE M. TROTT 1920 - 2017 AUGUSTA - Yvonne M. Trott, 96, died Tuesday, Feb. 14, 2017, at MaineGeneral Rehab & Nursing Care, 37 Graybirch Drive, Augusta. She was born in Van Buren, Maine on Nov. 8, 1920, the daughter of Joseph Yvon and Marie Anne Miville. Their family resided in Van Buren before relocating to Augusta on May 31, 1923. A Cony High School graduate, Yvonne married Roland Lee Trott August 19, 1940, at Penney Memorial Baptist Church. She was an assistant dance instructor with Devina Slosberg then a secretary at Augusta Mercantile Agency before becoming a stay at home mom, where she remained active being a Scout Den mother, working with several charities and supporting the Maine GOP. She later went back to work, joining the office staff at D.W. Adams and eventually retiring as Executive Secretary after working 25 years with the Maine Republican State Committee. She was a member of the VFW Auxiliary 1285, Kora Widows, and Penney Memorial Baptist Church in Augusta. Yvonne was predeceased by her parents; in-laws Eugene and Grace Trott; husband Roland Lee Trott; daughter Constance Tompkins and her husband, Jeff; four sisters and two brothers; and a great grandson. She is survived by her three sons, Roland Trott and his fiancé, Cheryl McNally, Donald Trott, Vaughn Trott and his wife, Hildamarie, her two daughters, Bonnie Grover and her husband, James, and Sonya Trott and her friend, Richard Freeman; her brother, Arthur Miville; as well as 12 grandchildren; 16 great-grandchildren; and several nieces, nephews and cousins. A celebration of Yvonne's life will be held graveside at Forest Grove Cemetery, Augusta, at a day and time to be announce in the spring. Arrangements are in the care of Knowlton & Hewins Funeral Home, One Church St., Augusta, where memories, condolences and photos may be shared with the family on the obituary page of our website at www.khrfuneralhomes.com Donations in Yvonne's memory may be made to: Penney Memorial Church 393 Water St. Augusta, ME 04330 or: Maine GOP 9 Higgins St. Augusta, ME 04330 or: the charity of ones choice
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