Passed away on Monday, June 11, 2012 at the age of 80. Survived by his loving wife Sofija of 46 years; two daughters: Irene Michel (Paul) of Summerland, Jessie Trotic (Barry McKay) of Surrey; son Joe Trotic (Spring) of Kelowna; five grandchildren: Andrea, Max, Stella, Shea and Lily Jo; one brother Walter Trotic (Agnes) of Vancouver; sister in law Nada Trotic of Croatia and extended family. Prayers will be held on Thursday, June 14th at 7:00 pm at Springfield Funeral Home, 2020 Springfield Road, Kelowna, BC. A Funeral Mass will be celebrated on Friday, June 15th at 10:00 am at Our Lady of Lourdes Catholic Church, 2547 Hebert Road, West Kelowna, with entombment in the Lakeview Memorial Gardens Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to the Central Okanagan Hospice Association – Hospice House, 2035 Ethel Street, Kelowna, BC, V1Y 2Z6. Condolences may be sent to the family by visiting www.springfieldfuneralhome.com, 250-860-7077.