Julius Trost

Wednesday, July 30, 2008

ORAN, Mo. -- Julius Joseph Trost, 87, of Springfield, Mo., died Monday, July 28, 2008, at his home.

He was born Jan. 19, 1921, in Oran, son of Fred and Dora Trost.

Trost worked in the Civil Conservation Corps before becoming a truck driver with Frisco Transportation Co. He was a member of Macedonia Baptist Church and Teamsters Local 600.

Survivors include his wife, Maxine; three daughters, Shirley Shoemaker of Oran, Carolyn Phillips of Fort Worth, Texas, Betty Finney of Seymour, Mo.; six grandchildren; and 10 great-grandchildren.

Visitation is from 6 to 8 p.m. today at Greenlawn South Funeral Home in Springfield.

The funeral will be at 10 a.m. Thursday at the funeral home.