Betty Trost

Obituary of Betty F. Trost

Betty Frances Trost passed away February 4, 2008 in Rochester Hills, Michigan at the age of 87. Betty was born in Roanoke, Virginia on August 15, 1920 to Anna and Frank H. Todd. She was an active member of First Church of Christ Scientists, Birmingham, Michigan and volunteered at the Christian Science Reading Room for many years. An ardent gardener, she enjoyed many years as a volunteer in the House and Gardens Auxiliary at Cranbrook, Bloomfield Hills, Michigan. She was also an accomplished tennis player; winning many tournaments in Ohio, California and Michigan. Betty was preceded in death by her husband of 63 years; Norman F. Trost, her son, Fred Trost, her parents and sister, Annette Fleming. She is survived by her daughter, Margaret Trost Corrado of Sweeny, Texas, her grandchildren, Cody Corrado of Sweeny, Texas; Zachary Trost and wife Kim of E. Lansing, Michigan, and, Tara Trost Wilson and husband Matt of Okemos, Michigan. Also, her great-grandchildren, Allyson, Findlay, Dylon, and Emma Wilson, and Brytani, Tyler and Samantha Trost. Services will be held for Betty at Poplar Hill Cemetery in Vandalia, Ohio at a later date. In lieu of flowers, donations could be sent to a church or charity of one's choice. Please sign the online guestbook at
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