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Bruce R. Trone

January 23, 1943 ~ October 16, 2020 (age 77)


Bruce R. Trone passed away on Friday, October 16, 2020 at the age of 77. Son of the late Diane and William J. Trone, Jr. Survived by cousins Wanda (Dennis) Laiche and Edward Spotts. He delighted his parents and family with his mathematical mind. A chess aficionado who created a three-dimensional version of the game. He was a gentle soul who loved solving puzzles and focused on his books and journals. Relatives and friends of the family are invited to attend a visitation at 11:00 AM on Thursday, October 22, 2020 at JACOB SCHOEN & SON FUNERAL HOME, 3827 Canal Street, New Orleans, LA 70119. Immediately following the visitation, there will be a graveside service at 11:30 AM in Greenwood Cemetery, 5190 Canal Blvd, New Orleans, LA 70124. Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, please practice social distancing and wear a mask.

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