Edwin (Tony) LaRue Trowbridge, Jr., age 84, of Waxhaw, NC, passed away on Wednesday, October 14, 2020, at New Hanover Regional Medical Center in Wilmington, NC.
Tony was born in Franklinville, New York, the son of Edwin LaRue Trowbridge, Sr. and Evelyn Burnett Trowbridge. He was preceded in death by his brothers Marshall and Charles. Tony is survived by his wife Nargis, his son Mike and his wife Connie, daughter Tammy Holliday and her husband Brad, son Dan and his wife Naomi; grandchildren Jesse, Sunni, Jessica, Brittony, Alyssa, Sarah, Nickie, Rebecca, Chris, Brooke, and Cameron; and great-grandchildren Spencer, Paxton, and Banks; sisters Judy, Kathy, Lousie, and Linda; and numerous nieces and nephews.
Tony served as a missionary with Missionary Transport, Inc. and Wycliffe Bible Translators for most of his adult life.
The family takes great comfort in knowing that he is with Jesus, fully healed and worshiping our Creator. The family plans to have a memorial service in the spring when family and friends can celebrate his life together.
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