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Patrick A. “Pat” Trotta

October 24, 1990 - March 11, 2021

Patrick A. “Pat” Trotta, age 30, of New Castle, DE, passed away on Thursday, March 11, 2021.

Born in Newark, DE, on October 24, 1990, he was a son of Anthony M. and Debra S. (Mastin) Trotta, Sr., both of New Castle.

Pat graduated from William Penn High School in 2009. In his free time, he enjoyed playing video games. Pat loved his dog and cherished spending time with his family.

In addition to his parents, Pat is survived by his brothers, Anthony M. Trotta, Jr. (Beth) and Albert F. Trotta (Veonna), both of New Castle; canine companion, BB; and nieces and nephews.

All services and interment will be held privately.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in Pat’s memory to Delaware SPCA, 455 Stanton Christiana Road, Newark, DE 19713.

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51 Condolences for Patrick A. “Pat” Trotta

  • I love you so much baby brother. I promise you will live on thru us. You will never be forgotten. I know your always here with us. We going to name Jaylen after you!! Jaylen Patrick Trotta. He will know what that name means and know how much you would of love him. Aj knows how much u love him. Please look over us. Tell my baby blue I love them and please be the daddy to my baby I couldn’t be. I love you baby bro. I miss you so much. I text ur phone everyday hoping you text back. I need you here with me man. I love you

  • Condolences to the entire Trotta family, I know times are difficult, things will get brighter as time goes on. Rest easy Pat.

  • Pat I love you so much you were an awesome cousin always a pleasure to be around made everyone at every family function happy to see you. You will be missed so much buddy.
    Please tell everyone up there I miss and love them all.

  • Dear precious Patty, I love you and you will be missed so dearly. You are the sweetest most kindest person that walked this earth and will never be forgotten. I’ll miss you and think of you always as you were taken far to young. You always gave the best hugs that I will cherish and miss! Love Kimmie 😘🥰😥 R.I.P

  • Pat, I love you and miss you. You were the man! I’ll never forget how kind and funny you were and how you were always there for everyone.

  • To Patrick’s family and friends,
    Patrick was in my class at WPHS. He was always a hard worker, had a great sense of humor and was a good friend.
    His smile was unmatched.
    Sending you all strength to find your way through this horrible loss.
    Sebrina Perialas

  • My sincere condolences to the entire Trotta Family. Your first impression of someone will stick with you a lifetime and let me tell you Pat left an Amazing first impression with my husband I. It was something about Pat that I can’t explain…something so innocent and sweet. I’m glad to have met you Pat…and wish you could have known how cared for you were by my husband and I. Rest in paradise❤

  • Dear Trotta, Family my heart was broken in pieces when I received the news that your beloved son Patrick has gone home with the Lord. For the short time I knew Patrick just his demeanor I could tell that he had a heart of gold. I really wish I was able to have known him better.
    Please know God’s plan is not always easy. If I could hug you both I would. My prayers are with your family truly at this difficult time.
    Rest in Gods arms Patrick ..another Angel has earned his wings. 🙏🙏🙏 Sincerely Ms Chatt

  • Pat I will always remember how you filled the room with love and even this didn’t see you much you always greeted me with a big hug and smile. Rest easy. You will be in our hearts forever.

  • I’m so dearly sorry. Even though I never get to see you guys, I just wanted to let you know that I love you all.

  • Pat I don’t know where to start man. When I heard the news it broke my heart man. U were like a little brother to me. Everytime we saw each other you smiled and said “wassup Boob”. My thoughts and prayers are with your brothers, your mom dad and all of your family. RIP little bro

  • I will never meet a person with a bigger, softer heart than my Nephew Patrick. Pat you will be missed by many and are loved by all who were fortunate enough to get to know you. My visits to Delaware will never be the same without my traveling buddy in the passenger seat next to me. We had many many laughs together during those visits. I always felt the love that radiated off of you. I will always love and miss my sweet Nephew Patrick.

  • Pat,
    Words can’t describe the pain I feel knowing your gone. My heart is broken, you were such an amazing brother to me and friend. You leave me with so many great memories, you were so kind and compassionate and loving to your family and anyone you met, you always put a smile on my face. You have taught us so many things , I’m so greatful God blessed me and put you in my life, we’re gong to miss you like crazy, we’re struggling down here without you but I know you’re having so much fun up there, take care of baby blue for me, and I know we’ll see you again one day, I love you Pat your forever in my heart, your spirit will continue to live on through us! ❤❤❤🙏

    Love ,Vee

  • Hey baby bro. Thinking bout u. Well haven’t stop but just remembering all the fun we always had when we got together or when u came over to the house. You was always fun to be around and you made me smiled. All my friends look at you as their friend too. You are miss. Not just from family but from friends! I always thought I was the popular one out of the 3 but when I’m walking down penn hallways and seeing everyone talking to you or even saying oh snap u pat brother? Lol. You were loved man n u will never be forgotten. I thank u for showing me love has no judgement. You love everyone no matter what! Dad call you a gentle giant n it’s true. You was so gentle. As loud as you were or how heavy u walk somehow u knew to be gentle def with ur nieces n nephews. Your loved down here pat that will never go away. Your here with us and that will never change. Be yourself while your looking over us. I know your happy and with all your love ones that past. Their happy to have you and their bless to have you with them now! Look down on us. I’m sure I’ll be back writing more messages. I love you pat

    You can come talk to me or visit me anytime you like. I’m ready to talk to you. I’m ready to see you. Your always be apart of me. Look over mommy and daddy!

    Love you
    Your brother
    Alby!

  • Uncle Pat
    Its me Aj I miss you so much and I love you ,and thank you for everything you ever done for me .You are an amazing uncle to me ,i’ll tell Jaylen how great you are,look over baby blue for us .Love you !

  • Pat,
    I still can’t wrap my mind around this. It hurts so bad you didn’t deserve to go so soon you were so sweet and had such a huge heart ! Every summer seeing you at my dads cook outs the first thing you did was give me a hug every single time ! I will forever miss those hugs . I’m sorry we weren’t as close but to me I feel I was closer to you and your family then anyone else in the family ! Please look over the whole family ! We will all miss you so much! I will never stop thinking about you .
    I love you so much .

    Love ,
    Brandy

  • My thoughts and prayers go to everyone in this difficult time. In life, there are a few people we meet who will shape our perception of the world. You were able to do that with a smile. I may have only shared a few moments with you, but you shared your life as a blessing to everyone that surrounded you. Your kind spirit will never be forgotten, but will live on to those you shared your life with. Rest in peace❤

  • My baby boy I don`t know how I am going to make it with out you. When I was not at work we was always together. Doing things around the house, working on the yard or the pool. You was such a big help to to me. Buy just being there and keeping me company. I will miss the times mom worked nights or went to bingo the first Friday night of the month and we went out and had a steak dinner. I know how much you enjoyed them. The yearly Trotta men crab feast will never be the same again. I will even miss the times we argued because we never got mad at each other, And if we did it did not last long. You were my side kick. I will miss hearing your foot steps coming to check on me if I slept in on a Sunday. You loved and looked out for everyone. There is so much more I could add but just know that daddy loves you with all my heart and misses very bad. I know you are in good hands because pop pop will take good care of his boy.
    Till we see each other again.
    Love
    Daddy

  • May memories, friends and family comfort you during this difficult time. My thoughts and prayers are with you always. Much love. Donna Pruitt

  • Sincere Condolences to the family,
    May you find peace. It’s very hard I know
    Regards
    Paul

  • Debby and family I am sorry for your loss .my thoughts and prayers are with you at this most difficult in your family .Your memories with last a lifetime always treasure them take care Lisa Marsh

  • Pat
    We will miss you buddy, you were always so kind to me and Benjamin when we would come over for family events, you always had my back when I needed you, you always made us laugh! til we meet again Buddy! RIP

  • Pat,

    Please know that I will love you and miss you always. Every single time I saw you, you lit up my life. I’m so incredibly grateful to have had you be apart of my life and I will keep you in my heart, forever and ever. Rest in peace and love in Gods loving hands.

    All our love,
    Aunt Kim and Uncle Rick

  • My condolences to Deb and the Trotta Family.

  • Forever an angel you will be Forever missed and truly loved !!

  • Pat, you surely will be miss you were always so happy and friendly with your smile always hugging i your mom and dad will miss you look out for them, love you pat Uncle Frank

  • I saw Pat as he gentel soul, Always had a smile and a hug for everyone. Pat will be truely missed and in our hearts forever. Gone but will never be forgotten. R.I.P. PRECIOUS ANGEL.LOVE YOU.

  • Rip your walking with the man now smile in on your brothers from time to time they will know your there, you will be missed!!!

  • Hey Pat I love you miss you it’s not going to be the same when Aunt Angie come see me and you are not with her

  • My deepest condolences to the whole trotta family, prayers are coming your way and he will be watching over you and taking care of the family.

  • Oh Patty, my heart is broken to know that you’re no longer walking this Earth and spreading love to all. You had a heart of gold. I will miss your huge hugs everytime I seen you. I remember always having sleepovers at your house, I always felt like a sister to you boys. Gone way to soon, tell everyone up there that I love them and please watch over us all. RIP❤

  • From the day I met you,you was my adopted brother!!!dared anybody mess with you. I’m going to miss you brother save a space for me and I’ll bring the Mountain Dew’s !!! C U when I get there!!!💋💋💋💖

  • PAT my precious baby boy mommy loves you.I don’t know how I can go on without you . We have been through so much together Doctor after Doctor you always had a smile on your face with those bright eyes of yours and your beautiful curly hair .you always reminded me of a baby angel cherub. You were always by my side 30 years was not enough but I know your at peace and I have only wanted to make you happy so if this made you happy and at peace I will hurt the rest of my life for you .thats what mommies do for there children. I will miss you like crazy not seeing you everyday we weren’t ever apart for long . MOMMY LOVES YOU AND WILL MISS YOU SO MUCH rest now and be with everyone up there that loves

  • My sincere condolences to the Trotta family! My thoughts and prayers are with.

  • We lost a good one. The world is a little sadder without but you’re in a much better place my friend. You were always sweet and had nice things to say. You will be greatly missed my friend.

  • Pat,

    I still can not come to terms that you really are gone. I wish I never took for granted that there is always tomorrow, now that tomorrow is gone I realize its too late. I’m gonna miss our fishing trips to Woodland Beach and Augustine Beach. Like fishing in the nor’easter and catching fish in the parking lot at Augustin Beach. I’m gonna miss talking about riding around with the slwd ties to the riding mower and you laughing hysterically telling the part when we crashed. I wish you could see how many peoples lives you touched with that big smile and bigger heart. Your definitely where one of a kind and where truly a beautiful person inside and out. I just want you to know that even though you are deeply missed down here, please live it up with everyone there. I know when I look up to the stars and see that one star brighter than the others its you, you where always the brightest person in the room. Until we meet again I love you!!

  • I love you miss you Pat

  • RIP pat and my condolences to the entire Trotta family

  • Well Pat, that was probably the hardest thing I ever had to do in my lifeWas to say goodbye to you. But I don’t call it goodbye, because you will always live in my heart and in my memories for the rest of my life.
    Love
    Dad

  • Baby bro!!!

    Today we sent you up to god and our love ones that are no longer with us. You are now our Angel looking over us. You look so peaceful and happy. I know your no longer in pain and happy to be with all our love ones that past away. You get to eat poppops pasta. I ain’t have pasta like his since he left. Save me some!! I’m sure you and poppop eating mussels and sardines (yuck) but you guys loved it! I love you baby you bro. Shine down on me. Ima hold it down for you!! Love you!!!

    Alby
    🙏🏽❣️😘😢🤟🏽🌳🌳🔥💨💨🍗🍕🍟🥃🚬🇮🇹🇮🇹 You kno,
    love you

  • Today I Laid you to rest You looked so peaceful my angel baby You don’t know how much I wanted to just get in there with you .but thats not God’s plans so I.will stay till you come back for me. I know you will be around to watch over us especially your nieces and nephews. You have baby blu with you Jaylen got your swing yesterday so you did what you said you wanted to. I love you my special angel boy . ENJOY ALL THOSE LOVES ONES THAT HAVE BEEN WAITED FOR YOU

  • I love u pat today was hard. I know your up in heaven in god hands and with our love ones. I never wanted u to leave me. I just need you to know I love you so much! I wish I could tell you again but I can’t so now I can just pray you hear me and look after me. I never ask u to have my back or look over me cuz that was my job as your big brother. But I need you to look after me now. I can’t do this without u. Idk how to live my life without u. I only had 3 years without u n I don’t remember them. You was way to young to go. But god only takes the best. I’m man enough to say u was the best and if I can learn anything from u is to love everyone and give people more chances. I’m broken down here without u and I don’t know if I’ll ever be the same. I’m always the one that makes me people smile and laugh when they are hurt or down. Who can I look to, to do that for me? Cuz I need it now more then ever. The last year has taken a toll on me with losing my baby and now you. I just stare at ur pic on my wall. Or your pics on my phone and I’m just in disbelief. I just feel like it’s a nightmare n I just want to wake up and your here.
    Thank you for being the best little brother to me. Your a true blessing to me and all of us. I need you to know your always be apart of me and in my heart. Your memories will be with us forever. I love you pat pat!

    I can’t stop thinking bout you. I don’t know what else to do then talk to you in prayer or text you or write on here. I love you man.

  • My prayers and condolences to the Trotta family. When I received the news I was devastated; not just because of my regret in only sharing a few moments with Pat, but with times being as difficult as they are these days.. it makes you want to cherish your family more. And to be as young as he was.. It still blows my mind. But, I was raised in a God fearing family and from what I’m aware the Trotta family is as well. I believe in the power of prayer. So I just pray that God provides you all comfort and peace during this difficult time
    Rest in Paradise
    You will be dearly missed 🙏🙏🙏

  • Love u baby bro!! ❤️😢😘🙏🏽💔

  • I laugh. I cry. I smile. I frown. All these emotions happen when I think about u. I still can’t believe ur gone. I don’t want to accept it. I’m so thankful mom bring you over to the house Wednesday so vee aj and I got to see you. I wish we had more time with u but I’ll always remember the time we had and they will never be forgotten. I love you Pat. Please know that we all do and your miss more and more everyday. I cry everyday at some point thinking about you. This a piece of me gone. A big piece. A part of my heart that will never be filled is gone. I pray god gives me the strength to one day think about you without tears or pain. You was a different breed man. You kind gentle soul. Love by all. Hated by none. No one can say a bad thing about u. U gave everyone a chance. You love the inner of people not the outer. You never judge no one. You just love. Even when people did you wrong. You gave them more chances.

    Baby bro continue to look down on us. I’ll always look up to you. I love u and miss you so much!!!

  • Today a hard day pat. I went over moms and dads and no one was home. I pick your up your urn and I held it so tight and went into ur room and broke down while holding you. They say time easing the pain but it ain’t getting no better for me. Then as I was driving it started to rain and I was playing boys 2 men and in the song it said your be my sunshine after the rain. I need my sunshine and I need you here with me. You went to soon. I know I’m not alone but I feel alone. My baby brother is gone. And I can’t accept it. I love you

  • I love you and miss u.

  • Love u Pat- a day dont go by I don’t miss you or think about u. Still learning how to continue with out you. Jaylen will be here soon. I’ll tell him everyday who you are and what his middle name comes from. Love you buddy

  • Pat your birthday is just 2 days away I miss you so much I never thought I would be going though this mommy is lost without you Jaylen is beautiful but you know that I am trying so hard to get through this but it’s hurts so much people forget how much time we spent together and now your gone when you spend everyday with someone for 30 years and then there gone its not easy I look for you everywhere Mommy loves you always and forever

  • Pat, today is your birthday happy birthday. It is hard every day to wake up and remember that you are gone.but today was really hard to do I just wanted to stay in bed. But I know you want us to keep living our life’s, I am trying to do that but it is very hard.I wish you so much, I know pop pop and everyone up there are taking care of you that helps some. The kids are coming over later to send you some balloon messages. So when you are partying with everyone up there later look down for our balloons.
    Love you and miss you
    Dad

  • Happy birthday baby brother!!! I miss u so much everyday. I got you tatted on my arm and look at you a lot thru out the day. It just don’t feel right without u here. Jaylen is so big and loving. He woulda loved you. He such a happy beautiful baby. I really wish you coulda met him. He will know who you are and what his middle name is all about baby bro. We all miss u. Continue to shine down on us. We love you and miss you so much. Happy birthday baby brother. Sleep in paradise!!! 💙❤️🧡♥️💛🎁🎉😘😘🎈💕