In Memory of




Obituary for Larry Kane Trofy

Larry Kane Trofy, 60, of Gauley Bridge, WV, passed away at his home on March 20, 2023. Larry was born November 5, 1962, in Omaha, Nebraska, to Donna Trofy and Gary Zapp.

Larry was an Iron Worker by trade and, in recent years, followed his dream of becoming a cowboy. Larry also served as a Lance Corporal in the US Marine Corp. Larry enjoyed fishing, traveling, and meeting new people. Larry never met a stranger and will be missed by many.

Larry is preceded in death by his father, Gary Zapp, and brothers, Jay Zapp and David Zapp.

Those left to cherish his memory include sons Shane and Christina Trofy of Oak Hill, WV, Brian and Katie Trofy of Beaver, WV, and Travis and Kayla Trofy of Fayetteville, WV; grandchildren Olivia Trofy, Trevor Trofy, Bennett Trofy, and a granddaughter expected in August his mother and stepfather Donna and Larry Trofy of Nebraska, brother Troy Trofy of California, sisters Vicky (Dennis) Sargent of Washington, Samantha (Aaron) Wilson of Nebraska, Lenette Trofy of Nebraska, sister in laws Cindy Proskin of Fayetteville WV, Pam (Bobby) Farrell of Fayetteville WV and Patsy Farrell of Kincaid WV, and many nieces and nephews.

A private burial will be held at Donel C. Kinnard Memorial State Veterans Cemetery in Dunbar.

In lieu of flowers, the family is asking for assistance with Larry’s funeral expenses to be made to High Lawn Funeral Home by calling the funeral home at (304)469-3283 or in person or by mail at High Lawn Funeral Home 1435 E. Main St. Oak Hill, WV 25901.

High Lawn Funeral Home is assisting the family.