Anne Trotto, 87, of Shrewsbury


Anne TrottoShrewsbury – Anne (Prescott) Trotto, of Shrewsbury, passed away on Sunday, November 13, 2022 in her home, surrounded by her loving family.

She leaves her beloved husband of 69 years, Rocco F. Trotto, Sr.; her devoted children, John R. Trotto and his wife Kathleen, of Yarmouthport, MA, Rocco F. Trotto, Jr. and his wife Lisa, of Princeton, Francine Shear and her husband Howard, of Worcester, David C. Trotto and his wife Kim, of Osterville, Lee Ann Morse and her husband Ronald, of Shrewsbury, and Timothy J. Trotto, of Livermore, CA; her grandchildren, Sarah A. Shear, Lindsey Trotto, Hayley A. Koch and her husband James, Eric Trotto, Nicholas Trotto, Palmer Morse, Rocco J. Trotto, Matthew Trotto, and Tracy Trotto; two great-grandchildren, Kinsley and Audrey; along with several nieces and nephews. Anne was predeceased by her siblings, Barbara Follansbee and Manson Prescott; and their parents, Charles P. Prescott and Mildred F. (Lovell).

She was born in Lancaster, raised in Sterling, and eventually moved to Shrewsbury. Anne graduated from the Major Howard W. Beal School, where she met her beloved Rocco. Anne was a loving and devoted wife, mother, and grandmother – she was a wonderful homemaker.

Anne enjoyed hosting holiday festivities, especially Christmas. She and Rocco were members of the Tower Hill Botanic Garden, and was a member of the Shrewsbury Garden Club and Women’s Club. Anne was also a member of the Friends Club, and the Hyannis Yacht Club.

They spent summers on the Cape, Hyannis to be exact. Anne was so proud of their home on Main Street, opening the doors for tours to fund the Women’s Club and the Garden Club.

Her family would like to extend their appreciation to Mary and Luci for their kind care and love shown to Anne, as well as to the compassionate staff of West River Agency.

In lieu of flowers, memorial donations can be made to the Shrewsbury Senior Center, 98 Maple Avenue, Shrewsbury, MA 01545.

Relatives and friends are invited to visit with the Trotto family between 8:30 and 11:00 AM on Saturday, November 19, 2022 at the BRITTON-SHREWSBURY FUNERAL HOME, 648 Main Street, Shrewsbury. Her funeral Mass will be celebrated at 11:30 AM at St. Mary’s Church, 640 Main Street, Shrewsbury, and burial will follow in Mountain View Cemetery.