|Birth: ||Feb. 11, 1927|
|Death: ||May 20, 2011|
Marion (Ducharme) Caruso Turnberg, 84, formerly of Parker Street, died Thursday evening, May 19, 2011 surrounded by her family in Mercy Medical Center, Springfield. Marion, a daughter of the late George Ducharme and Domenica "Minnie" (Fornabi) Bartolucci was born in Hartford, CT on February 11, 1927. Marion resided in Windsor Locks most of her life and for the past 30 years in Springfield. She was employed by AT&T as a long distance operator for 25 years and retired in 1980. Marion was a communicant of St. Michael's Church, and avid Yankee's and UConn basketball fan, and a member of the OWLS. In addition to her parents Marion was predeceased by a son, Michael J. Caruso. She is survived by her husband of 33 years, Albin "Al" Turnberg; a son, Mark A. Caruso of Cumberland, RI; a daughter, Denise M. Kana and her husband John of Windsor Locks, CT; three stepdaughters, Kathy Saunders and her husband Dennis of East Granby, CT, Mary Ann Ravalese and her husband Carl of Suffield, CT, and Joann Weskoski and her husband Christopher of Windsor Locks, CT; a brother, George Ducharme of Hartford, CT; a sister, Estelle McNamara of Windsor Locks, CT; seven grandchildren, Stephanie, Joseph, Colleen, Anthony, Matthew, Eric, and Kaitlyn; three great grandchildren; and many nieces and nephews. Visiting hours for Marion will be held on Monday, May 23, 2011 from 4 to 7 p.m. at Sampson's Chapel of the Acres Funeral Home, 21 Tinkham Road, Springfield. Her funeral will be held on Tuesday morning, May 24, 2011 at 7:45 a.m. at the funeral home followed by the Liturgy of Christian Burial at 9:30 a.m. in St. Michael's Church, 110 Maple Street, East Longmeadow. Rites of Committal and Interment will follow in Hillcrest Park Cemetery, 895 Parker Street, Springfield. Memorial contributions in Marion's memory may be made to the American Diabetes Association , 306 Industrial Park Road, Suite 105, Middletown, CT 06457.
Published in The Republican from May 22 to May 23, 2011
Hillcrest Park Cemetery
Created by: Beckie Cross
Record added: May 22, 2011
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