Anthony Troyer

November 24, 1971 - December 2, 2021

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Anthony "AJ" Troyer, 50, of Urbana, Ohio passed away on Thursday, December 2, 2021 in Springfield Regional Medical Center.

AJ was born November 24, 1971 in Urbana, Ohio. He worked at Honda for 29 years and was also an EMT and Firefighter. AJ along with his wife, Michelle, were part owners of Saucy Sows Farmers Market, DeGraff, Ohio. He enjoyed watching his boys race and working on his race cars. But most of all, he loved spending time with his family, especially, Kasen. AJ was the best Grandpa ever.

AJ is survived by his wife of 30 years, Michelle Troyer; his parents, Jim and Rayann Troyer; children, Austin (Holly), Dylan, and Andru Troyer; 1 grandson, Kasen & a second, Kamden, who is due any day now; mother-in-law, Margie Sawyer; sister-in-law, Missy (Jim) Hiltibran; nephews, JT (Kaitlyn) Hiltibran and Seth Hiltibran.

He is preceded in death by his mother, Peggy (Rizzutti) Troyer; grandparents, Felix Rizzutti & Verna Butler, Carlton & Pauline Troyer and Herbert & Hylon Hartzler as well as father-in-law, John Sawyer.

The family would like to thank the nurses and staff at Springfield Regional Medical Center for the care provided to AJ.

A gathering of family and friend will be held from 3-6 p.m. on Tuesday, December 7, 2021 in the VERNON FUNERAL HOME, Urbana, Ohio. Funeral service will follow at 6:00 p.m. in the funeral home with Pastor Rob Blosser officiating.

Condolences may be expressed to the family at www.vernonfh.com.


Brian Lambert - Dec 7, 2021
AJ first trained me when I started working at Honda and later was one of my team leaders. I always enjoyed working with him and joking around.
Brian Lambert - Dec 7, 2021
AJ first trained me when I started working at Honda and later was one of my team leaders. I always enjoyed working with him and joking around.
Larry and Karen Headlee - Dec 6, 2021
We feel shock and sadness at the loss of AJ. We remember him as a rambunctious kid growing up with our son; in adult years, always ready with a smile and friendly greeting when we would meet. We send our heartfelt sympathies to all of the family and are remembering you in our prayers.
Mariann Hensley - Dec 6, 2021
Michelle and family, I am so shocked at hearing of the death of AJ. Even though it’s been along time since I have seen him and your family you are in my prayers. AJ was my godchild and I was a part of his life when he was younger and as a young adult when he married you Michele.My heart is heavy with sorrow for you
Rick Trish Lowe - Dec 5, 2021
So sorry to hear the passing of AJ he was a great guy our condolences to his family
Bill Stach - Dec 5, 2021
We are shocked and deeply saddened by AJ's passing. He was a good man, husband, father, and friend. Our deepest sympathies to his family, your loss is great. Our thoughts and prayers are with you at this difficult time.
Jon Luz - Dec 4, 2021
AJ was one of a kind, rest in peace my freind. We had some great times together at Honda on emergency services. You will be missed.
Patty Meyers & Family - Dec 3, 2021
Michelle and family... My heart is heavy for all of you. AJ was a kind man and interesting to speak with. His life touched many and will continue touch many more. I am proud to say he was a friend. May his presence be felt daily. Praying for heart healing for the family left behind. AJ won the final race!! You'll always be a winner in our eyes! Blessings to All... Patty Meyers and family
The Kendall Family - Dec 3, 2021
So very sorry for your loss. Our thoughts and prayers are with the entire family in this hard time.
The Aligs - Dec 3, 2021
So sorry for your loss, I worked with AJ at Honda on the engine line when he was a team leader, he was an awesome person to be around he always made me laugh, thoughts and prayers are being sent.
Heather Boyd Roberts - Dec 3, 2021
I am so sorry for your loss. Many good memories of growing up with AJ and working with you Michelle. Lots of love, hugs and prayers to your family
Erwin’s - Dec 3, 2021
Thoughts and prayers to your family. Condolences and RIP A.J.
Melissa Garvey - Dec 3, 2021
I'm so sorry for your loss 😢 AJ used to be my son's baseball coach. God Bless you 🙏 ❤ My deepest condolences to the entire family . RIP AJ !! God gained another angel 😇 🙏.
The Reesers - Dec 3, 2021
We are so very sorry for your loss! Keeping everyone in our thoughts & prayers and sending hugs. Keep all the memories close and he'll always be with you. With love, Tony & Melissa and Nate & Katelyn

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