Carol Trovatore,64, of Elkhart died July 4, 2020 at her residence. Carol was born in Elkhart on November 2, 1955 to the late Richard C. and Elizabeth J. (Gericke) Ward. She married John A. Trovatore on December 19, 1981. He preceded her in death on June 12, 2010.
Also, preceding Carol in death are a daughter, Lisa Stechcon; a brother, Don Ward; and two sisters, Janet Krauser and Barbara Wise. Left to cherish Carol’s memory are a daughter Elizabeth Soard of Austin, Texas; A brother, Theodore Ward of Elkhart; sisters, Judy Ward of Tulsa, OK and Jo Ward-Selman of Goshen; four grandchildren and one great grandchild.
Carol joined the Bristol American Legion in1993. Being a member for 27 years, she held the office of president four years and secretary nine years. She worked all functions and helped ALL entities with their functions. Carol made the most wonderful desserts she donated and will be one sister who is dearly missed. Most believe she had the best junior group in the history of the Auxiliary in Bristol. A member of the color guard, she rocked, going to state more than once to represent the ladies of the post.
A memorial service for Carol will take place at a later date. Hartzler-Gutermuth-Inman Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.
In lieu of flowers donations can be made to the Bristol American Legion 905 Maple St. Bristol, IN 46507.
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Bristol American Legion
905 Maple Street, Bristol IN 46507