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Theodore J. Trettel

Born: Sun., Mar. 30, 1924
Died: Fri., Aug. 7, 2009

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Theodore J. Trettel, 85, loving husband, father and grandfather, passed away on Friday August 7th, 2009 at Concordia Lutheran Home in Cabot. Theodore was married to his late wife, Bertha, for 57 years and is survived by their children: Anita (Frank) Segreti, Stephen, Diane (Phillip) Dixon, and David (Julie) Trettel. and his grandchildren Charles (Michelle) Segreti, Michael (Susie) Segreti, Kevin Segreti, Meghan Segreti and Peyton Dixon. He also is the proud "Big Papa" (great grandfather) to Jeremy, Joey Isabelle and Grady Segreti. Mr Trettel is preceded in death by his parents Joseph and Leticia (Colpo) Trettel and his brothers Samuel, Roman, James, Francis and Guido Trettel. Surviving siblings are Flora Trettel of Freeport, Loretta (Trettel) Golembiesky of Butler, Robert Trettel of Buffalo Twp. and his brother-in-law Clyde Bowles of Virginia and many nieces and nephews.

Mr. Trettel proudly served with the Army during World War II, as a 1st combat scout, with the 1st Division Company E. 26th Infantry. Mr.. Trettel saw action in Normandy, Northern France, Belgium and Germany. He was twice wounded in action and received the Purple Heart for Action on June 19,1944 in France

Ted retired from his lifelong career with the Pennsylvania Railroad (Conrail). The railroad took him from Kiski Junction in Freeport to Canton, Toledo and Cleveland OH, Elkhart, Indiana and Chicago, Illinois.

Mr.Trettel was also a proud member of the American Legion Schenley-Freeport, Freeport Eagles, Leechburg Elks V.F.W. in Natrona Heights and the D.A.V.

Family and friends are being received on Monday August 10 from 2-4 and 6-8 pm. in the Redmond Funeral Home Inc. 524 High St. Freeport. A parish wake service will be held in the funeral home on Monday evening at 8:00 pm.
A parting prayer service will be held in the funeral home at 9:30 am that will be followed by a Mass of Christian Burial at at St. Mary's Roman Catholic Church, Freeport, PA, at 10:00 am on Tuesday, August 11th, with Father Edward Volz officiating. Burial will take place in St. Mary's Cemetery, Freeport.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to St. Andrew Abbey 10510 Buckeye Rd. Cleveland, OH 44104 or To send flowers locally; Freeport Floral and Gift, 724-295-5555 or Heaven Scent Floral, 724-295-2375

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