In Memory of Marcella Trott

January 10, 1923 - January 13, 2019

Marcella D. Trott passed away peacefully January 13, 2019 at 96 years and 3 days.

Marcella Posler was born January 10th 1923 in Slinger, WI to Adam and Christine Posler.

The family moved to Milwaukee, WI when she was quite young and she attended school there, the family consisted of five brothers and three sisters.

In 1941 she met Clair Trott when he was employed in Milwaukee. They were married May 12, 1942 in Pine City, MN. and then moved to Superior, WI where Clair was employed.  

In 1943, Clair was drafted into the Navy so she and her infant daughter moved to Danbury to be near his parents. Over the years they were blessed with four children, Judith (Charles) Wilson, Donald (Vicki) Trott, Gerald (Linda) Trott, and Barbara (Russell) Burford. They have five grandchildren, six great grandchildren, and numerous great, great grandchildren.

They moved to Siren in 1956 where Clair worked for the Siren Telephone Co.  She found employment at the Siren Hospital and later as a cook at the Siren school.

She had many friends and belonged to Lady's groups in both Danbury and Siren.  She enjoyed visiting with people and as recently as Christmas was able to see friends at the Siren Community Christmas dinner.

She was an avid football and baseball fan.  She loved to go for car rides to look for deer and fed animals and birds as long as she was able. She loved being with all of her grandkids and enjoyed lively conversations with them.  Her passion was ice cream and the color green.

She was preceded in death by her parents, husband Clair, four brothers, two sisters, and an infant daughter Jerilyn.  She will be dearly missed by her children and spouses, grandchildren and spouses, many great-great grandchildren, her brother Joe, nieces, nephews, family and friends.

The Funeral Service will be held on Saturday, January 19, 2019 at 11:00am (visitation from 10-11:00am) at Swedberg-Taylor Funeral Home in Webster, WI, with Pastor Steve Ward officiating. Interment will be held at Danbury Cemetery. Online condolences may be expressed at www.swedberg-taylor.com

Last Update: Jan 16, 2019 8:49 am CST

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