South Burlington - Michael J. Trono of South Burlington, aged 75, passed peacefully on December 14, 2017 surrounded by his family and friends. Son of Michael E. and Denise (Delorme) Trono. He enjoyed gardening, cooking, good wine and watching sports. He especially loved horseracing, the New York Yankees and spoiling his cat. After retirement from IBM he worked at the Pour House alongside his closest friends. He is survived by his former spouse Josephine Hayden, daughter Tammy Trono, son Todd Trono and his best friend Erika Brice, granddaughters Noel and Catherine Berthiaume, sister Eva Sheil, niece Penne Wheeler and her husband Rick, niece Diane Hurley Weitzman and nephew Peter Sheil and his wife Chris. He was predeceased by his sister Jacqueline Hurley, brothers -in- law Daniel Hurley and Richard Sheil and nephew James Hurley. Mass of Christian Burial will be held Tuesday December 19, 2017 at St. John Vianney Catholic Church at 1:00pm with burial to follow at Resurrection Park. Donations may be made to COTS Burlington. Lavigne Funeral Home is in care of his arrangements.