Troy Duane Tribby, 43, passed away suddenly Sunday, November 4, 2012. Troy was born November 5, 1969, to Linda and Dennis Tribby in Portland, Ore. He was raised in Sandy and The Dalles, Ore.

After high school, Troy attended Central Texas University where he earned certificates of completion in computer technology, as well as business management. He also became a first class personal trainer. He trained in Aikido and was working towards his Sho-don. Troy was a small business owner and also worked as a commercial truck driver and general contractor working in various Central Oregon cities.

Troy married Andrea Carr in Reno, Nev. September 18, 2010. They made their home in Ashland, Ore. where Troy continued his training in Aikido.

Troy's hobbies included Aikido, meditation, spiritual healing, Native American Flute, outdoor activities including riding ATV's and motorcycles, personal training and riding endurance horses. He was a member of the National Federation of Personal Trainers (NFPT).

Survivors include his wife, Andrea, of Ashland; parents, Dennis and Linda Tribby, of Fort Rock, Ore.; and son, Thomas Fristed, of Madras, Ore.

Services will be held on a later date. Please send contributions to the Miami Tribe of Oklahoma, P.O. Box 1326, Miami, OK 74355. Sandy Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.