Robert "Brian" Tritapoe, 57

OCT. 9, 1955-OCT. 19, 2012

October 24, 2012
  • Tritapoe

Mr. Robert "Brian" Tritapoe, 57, of Knoxville, Md., passed away Friday, Oct. 19, 2012. He was the husband of Donna Alger Tritapoe for 29 years.

Born Oct. 9, 1955, in Hagerstown, Md., he was the son of Dorothy Mullenix Tritapoe of Hagerstown and the late Robert M. Tritapoe.

Mr. Tritapoe was a 1973 graduate of Boonsboro High School. He worked for Amtrack as an electrician. Brian was a member of Brownsville Church of the Brethren. He enjoyed farming, gardening, hunting and most of all socializing.

In addition to his wife, he is survived by his children, Amy D. Tritapoe of Knoxville, Julia M. Tritapoe of Baltimore and James E. Tritapoe of Knoxville; sister, Julia Rebecca Parody and husband, Chris, of Hagerstown; and brother, Dean R. Tritiapoe and wife, Wendy D., and their daughter, Taylor V.M. Tritapoe, of Knoxville.

The family will receive friends at Stauffer Funeral Home, 1100 N. Maple Ave., Brunswick Thursday, Oct. 25, 2012, from 2 to 4 p.m. and 7 to 9 p.m. A funeral service will be held Friday, Oct. 26, at noon at Brownsville Church of the Brethren, 1911 Rohrersville Road, Knoxville. Pastor Alan Smith will officiate.

Interment will follow in Brownsville Church of the Brethren Church Cemetery.

Donations may be made to Barbara Ingram School for the Arts, 7 S. Potomac St., Hagerstown, MD 21740.

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