Rachel (Robinson) Trepasso, GE employee, enjoyed animals, music, reading

Rachel Rebecca (Robinson) Trepasso, 95, of Sparks, NV  died Thursday, July 17, 2014.

 She was born in Anderson, Indiana to the late Chester and Mabel (Gault) Robinson. Mrs. Trepasso was a former resident of Oswego, NY before moving to Nevada 13 years ago to be close to her family.

She was a former employee of General Electric Co., Syracuse, NY.  Mrs. Trepasso was a member of the Relief Society of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints.

She loved spending time with her family, listening to music, reading and animals.  She also enjoyed watching TV, especially nature shows.

Mrs. Trepasso was pre-deceased by her husband of 62 years, Joseph John Trepasso in 2000, her daughter Madeline and son-in-law Gerry Lloyd, and siblings Cora Reynolds, Chester Robinson, Jr., and Abbie Clute.

Mrs. Trepasso is survived by her children, Venna (Mary Lee) Trepasso of Hannibal, NY and Sebastopol, MS, Joanne Millard of Reno, NV, Darlene (Fred) Svetz of Sparks, NV;  six grandchildren, Gerry (Karen) Lloyd, Scott (Beth) Lloyd, Summerville, SC, Julie (Robert) Hutsell, of UT, Joe (Megan) Svetz, of CA, Sarah (Jeremy) Robinson, of MN, and Lisa Svetz of London, England; nine great grandchildren, Zachary Lloyd, Madeline and Jillian Lloyd, Kairi, Gabrielle and Elizabeth Hutsell, and Isabella, Natalya and Joseph Svetz; and several step grandchildren, step great grandchildren, nieces and nephews.

There will be no calling hours.

Committal service and burial will be held at 9 a.m. Thursday July 24 in All Saint’s Mausoleum, St. Peter’s Cemetery, Oswego, NY.

Contributions may be made in honor of Rachel Trepasso to the St. Jude Children’s Hospital 262 Danny Thomas Place Memphis, TN, 38105, Paralyzed Veterans of America:  www.pva.org, Mouth and Foot Artists 2070 Peachtree Court Suite 101, Atlanta, GA 30341, National Right to Life Committee, Inc., 512 10th St. NW Washington, DC 20004, or your local Animal Shelter.

The Sugar & Scanlon Funeral Home, 147 W. Fourth St., Oswego has care of the arrangements.

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