Edward Paul Trowbridge, 76, Oak Ridge, passed away on Sunday, Aug. 19, 2012.
He was born to parents Charles and Dossie Stephens Trowbridge in LaFollette on March 23, 1936.
He retired from Martin Marietta, X-10 facility as an engineering technician for 45 years.
He was a member of Edgemoor Baptist Church.
He leaves behind his loving wife of 57 years, Joyce Corbin Trowbridge; a brother, Donald Trowbridge (Margie); and a sister, Annette Epps (Don). He also leaves a son, Edward Jr.; and two daughters, Sharon Morrow (Randy) and Kristi Anderson (Joey). In addition, he leaves nine adoring grandchildren, Tiffany Patterson (Nick), Travis Morrow (Amy), Terica Merdanovic, Alex Trowbridge (Megan), Tyler Morrow, Ragan Anderson, Rylee Anderson, Colton and Eli Trowbridge five great-grandchildren, Maria Morrow, Camron Patterson, twins Mason and Ansley Merdanovic and Davis Morrow; two brothers-in-laws, Frank Corbin (Ralphine) and Don Corbin (Sharon); many nieces and nephews whom he loved dearly.
The family received friends from 6 to 8 p.m. Tuesday, Aug. 21, in Weatherford Mortuary, Oak Ridge, with service to follow. Graveside services will be at 11 a.m. Wednesday at Woodlawn Cemetery in LaFollette. Condolences can also be made on Weatherford Mortuary's website, weatherfordmortuary.com
In lieu of flowers, the family asks that donations be made in his memory to the
Eastern Tennessee, 200 Prosperity Drive, Knoxville, TN 37923.