John A. "The Legend" Trongo, Sr.

  • Born: October 31, 1938
  • Died: September 28, 2021
  • Location: Drexel Hill, Pennsylvania

D'Anjolell Memorial Home of Broomall

2811 West Chester Pike
Broomall, PA 19008
Tel. (610) 356-4200

Tribute & Message From The Family

Loving Father, Grandfather, Brother and Friend

Trongo, Sr.

John A., age 82 of Drexel Hill, PA formerly of Overbrook passed away on September 28, 2021

Affectionately known as "THE TRONG", Big John, J.T and the most famous "LEGEND!"
John enjoyed cooking Sunday dinners with his family and friends. Anyone who knew him, knew he made "THE BEST GRAVY AROUND!"
He never missed watching a football game, especially watching his favorite player Tom Brady play.
He was a carpenter by trade, and he was the best hands down!

Predeceased by his loving parents Anna (nee Mignone) and Pasquale Trongo; his dear sister Rita Reitano; and his loving nephew Gabriel (Gabby) Jannetti.

Survived by his cherished children, daughter Jill Trongo (son in law Danny Brusha); and son John Trongo, Jr. (daughter in law Dana)
his 2 adoring grandchildren, Johnny III, and Gio Trongo; and his fun loving grand puppies; his dear brother Pat Trongo (the late Vicki)
and sister Carmella Jannetti (the late Gabe); his loving nephew, John Jannetti and loving nieces, and many cousins;
mother of his children Jeanie Trongo; and his dear friend and brother in law Buddy "BG" Galosi;

Relatives and friends are invited to his Visitation on Tuesday, October 5, 2021 9:00AM-9:45AM with Funeral Mass to follow 10:00 AM (ALL IN CHURCH)
St. Pius X Church 220 Lawrence Road Broomall, PA 19008. Interment Private



Condolence & Memory Journal

John, we're so sorry to hear of your Dad's passing. The Legend will now brighten the days of the guys in heaven. May he Rest In Peace and you and your family find peace in the many memories.
Mike and Janice Welsh

Posted by Michael Welsh - Havertown, PA - Friend   October 05, 2021

John, Jill & Family we were saddened to hear
About your Dad's passing. May he Rest In Peace.
We are so sorry we cannot attend the Funeral
But we will keep Your Dad and Family in Our

Len & Theresa DiTomo

Posted by Len & Theresa DiTomo - Glen Mills, PA - Acquaintance   October 04, 2021

Jill and John, I'm so very sorry for your loss. I know our dads are hanging out together and will always watch over us.

Posted by Deborah Atella - West Chester, PA - Family Friend   October 03, 2021

To John and Jill and family I am so sorry for the loss of your father he will be truly missed it was a great man great dad good friend rip Johnny

Posted by Helene Aldorasi - Springfield, PA - Friend   October 02, 2021

To the Trongo and Janetti family,
I am so sorry for your loss. John was one of a kind and will surely be missed by all. You're in my thoughts and prayers.
Mickey Campanile Spinelli

Posted by Mickey Spinelli - Clifton Heights, PA - Family Friend   October 02, 2021

My heart was sadden to hear this. I will keep your family in my prayers

Posted by Doreen paolellafd paolella - phila., PA   September 30, 2021

I am so sorry for the families loss. He was the best!

Posted by Samantha Okoorian - Aston, PA - Friend   September 30, 2021

So Sorry for your Loss
Prayers for you all.

Posted by Donna Spera - Havertown, PA - Friend   September 30, 2021

So very saddened to hear about this loss sending love n prayers to Jill and Jonny

Posted by David Martino Martino - Yeadon - Family Friend   September 30, 2021

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