Katherine Cora Troia

Katherine Cora (Scholl) Troia

November 15, 1924 – October 6, 2022

Katherine Cora (Scholl) Troia of Omaha, Nebraska, was born in Genoa, Nebraska on November 15, 1924 to Nicholas and Eva Scholl and passed away peacefully with her family surrounding her on October 6, 2022 at the age of 97. She was preceded in death by her loving husband of 62 years, Carl J. Troia, M.D.

Katherine graduated from the College of Saint Mary as a Medical Technologist. Katherine was a member of and very active in Christ the King Church, Omaha,  for almost 60 years. She had a deep devotion to the Virgin Mary and prayed the Rosary on a daily basis.  She is survived by her six children: Dr. Sebastian (Barbara) Troia, Ginny (Nick) Troia Fusco, Carl J. (Cindy) Troia, Jr., Dr. Robert Troia (Dr. Carol Drake), Anne Troia, and Richard (Kimberly) Troia. She was blessed with 19 grandchildren and 13 great-grandchildren.   She will be missed by all who knew her.

VISITATION: Monday Oct. 10th from 5pm to 7pm at the West Center Chapel, followed by VIGIL SERVICE at 7pm.  MASS OF CHRISTIAN BURIAL: Tuesday Oct. 11th at 10am, Christ the King Catholic Church, 654 S. 86th St.  Entombment: Resurrection Mausoleum.

To view live broadcasts of the Vigil Service and Mass, please visit www.heafeyheafey.com and click the View Live Cast” button at the top of the home page.

In lieu of flowers and to honor Katherine, memorials may be sent to Christ the King, College of St. Mary, Autism Action Partnership, Special Olympics, United Cerebral Palsy of Nebraska, or Smile Train.


  • Lee Ann Baker Posted October 8, 2022 7:41 pm

    Mrs. Troia was such a sweet and kind person. May all the wonderful memories give you all comfort as you celebrate her life. Praying for all of you during this time. ~Lee Ann Baker (formerly of Tripp & Associates)

  • Janet Haney Posted October 9, 2022 7:26 pm

    Dear Troia family … My deepest Sympathy in the loss of your Mother, Grandmother and Great Grandmother. We were all blessed to know Kathy as she guided everyone in her faith, family and friends…. Peace and Love, Janet

  • Michelle Dupuy (McCarthy) Posted October 10, 2022 12:06 pm

    I loved Mrs Troia ( and Dr Troia as well) . They both treated me like one of their own. I appreciate all of the times I was able to see her. Rest In Peace now. Sending love to the family.

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