By Konstantine Fekos
LILBURN, Ga. —
William John Trinidad, 58, of Lilburn, Ga., died Wednesday, Sept. 11, 2013, at Gentiva Hospice in Atlanta with his loving family by his side.
William was born Nov. 6, 1954, in Manhattan, N.Y., a son of Adolph Trinidad and the late Josephine Halpin Trinidad. He married Coral Kazebee on Aug. 8, 1981.
William received his master’s of divinity degree from Alliance Theological Seminary. He currently was employed as the pastor of Roswell Alliance Church in Roswell, Ga., and was employed as the director for Africa, at the College of Prayer in Lilburn. He has been serving the Christian Missionary Alliance Church for more than 30 years.
He was a member of the Volunteer Fire Department in Candor, N.Y., when he was the pastor of Candor Christian Missionary and Alliance Church. He enjoyed watching sports, especially the New York Giants as well as college lacrosse.
William is survived by his wife, Coral K. Trinidad of Lilburn; his father, Adolph Trinidad of Pearl River, N.Y.; a daughter, Christina Marie Trinidad of Lilburn; three sons, John William Trinidad of Cortland, N.Y., Stephen Michael Trinidad and his wife, Ashley, of Lilburn, and David Kazebee Trinidad of Lilburn; his father, Adolph Trinidad of Pearl River; a brother, John Michael Trinidad and his wife, Charmel, of Rochester, N.Y.; sister-in-law, Marsha Fredrick of Lilburn; brother-in-law, Clyde Kazebee and his wife, Becky, of Meadville; nieces and nephews, Julie Trinidad, Michael Trinidad, Jason Trinidad and Tammy Darling and her two sons, Cody and Kyle.
In addition to his mother, Josephine Trinidad, he was preceded in death by and infant daughter, Catie Beth Trinidad.
Calling hours will be held Thursday from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. at Hatheway-Tedesco Funeral Home & Crematory, 614 Baldwin St., Meadville.
The funeral service will be held at the funeral home on Friday at 11 a.m., with the Rev. Pete Canizzarro, of the Christian Missionary Alliance Church in State College officiating.
Burial will be in Evergreen Cemetery, Harmonsburg.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions can be made to the College of Prayer International, P.O. Box 2084, Lilburn, Ga. 30048. Write on the check line, In Memory of Bill Trinidad.
Please sign the guestbook at hatheway-tedesco.com.