James A. Troy Monaca James A. Troy, 58, of Monaca, passed away on Monday, January 13, 2020, in the Heritage Valley, Beaver emergency room. Born on May 3, 1961, he was the son of the late Richard L. and Charlene M. (Cochran) Troy. He loved sci-fi and comic book collecting. James is survived by two sisters and one brother, Monica (John) Troy-deAmorim, Angela (Keith) Modesitt, and Richard (Jeannette) Troy; a niece, Kayla (Robert) Troy-Lee; three nephews, Brice, Jeffrey, and Richard Troy; two godchildren, Loric and Alicia; and his special friend, Suzanne Maier. He was preceded in death by his parents. Friends will be received on Friday, January 17, 2020, from 4 to 7 p.m. in the SIMPSON FUNERAL & CREMATION SERVICES, 1119 Washington Ave., Monaca, (724) 728-4000, followed by a funeral service at 7 p.m. Private interment will take place at St. John the Baptist Catholic Cemetery, Monaca. Memorial contributions may be made in Jim's memory to the American Diabetes Association, 112 Washington Place # 1520, Pittsburgh, PA 15219. To share online condolences, get directions and other information, please visit simpsonfuneralhome.com.