Trovata Sr., Anthony (A.J.)

Anthony (A.J.) Trovata Sr., 32, of Shawsville, Va., passed away on Tuesday, May 8, 2018. His surviving family includes his parents, Joey A. and Charlene A. Trovata; wife, Aleah J. Trovata; children, Anthony J. Trovata Jr. and Ava J. Trovata; brothers, Joseph Smith and wife, Lori, and Jack A. Smith Sr. and wife, Melissa; a niece and several nephews; and many other loving family members. A gathering of friends and family will take place from 5 to 7 p.m. on Monday, May 14, 2018, in the John M. Oakey & Son Chapel in Salem. A memorial service will then begin at 7 p.m. with Pastor Randall (Hooter) Horton officiating. In lieu of flowers, charitable contributions may be sent in A.J.’s memory to Eagles Nest Regeneration at 4410 Christiansburg Pike, NE in Floyd, Va. 24091 or through their website at Online condolences can be expressed at