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Mrs Anna Maria <I>Turturici</I> Taormina

Mrs Anna Maria Turturici Taormina

Trabia, Città Metropolitana di Palermo, Sicilia, Italy
Death 8 Jan 2017 (aged 84)
Santa Clara County, California, USA
Burial Santa Clara, Santa Clara County, California, USA
Memorial ID 175484611 · View Source
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Anna Maria Taormina
Resident of San Jose, CA
April 26th, 1932 - January 8th, 2017

Anna Maria Taormina peacefully passed away on Sunday with her family by her side. She touched many lives with her spirited and compassionate nature.

Anna was born in Trabia, Sicily, Italy and was the youngest of 13 children. In 1953, she married Jack Taormina and moved to Monaca, Pennsylvania to start her family. In 1989, Anna and Jack followed their children and moved to San Jose, CA to be with their grandchildren. For over 60 years, Anna was a loving housewife, a passionate mother, an affectionate nonna and great-grandmother, a faithful Catholic, a terrific cook, a gentle caregiver, and always a generous and humble person. Anna always brought joy to those around her.

Anna was predeceased by her loving husband, Jack Taormina and son, Frank Taormina. She is survived by her devoted children, Paula Figlia (Vincent) of San Jose and Salvatore Taormina (Leticia) of Morgan Hill, and her grandchildren, Amber Early (Ryan) of Henderson, NV, Jack Taormina, Neil, Francesca and Anthony Figlia of San Jose, and her great-grandchildren, Siena and Evan Early, close friend Brian Pine, and many nieces and nephews in Trabia, Sicily and Monaca, Pennsylvania.

Friends and family are invited to a visitation on Wednesday, January 11th, 2017 from 5-8 p.m. at Darling-Fisher Campbell Memorial Chapel in Campbell and a funeral service on Thursday, January 12th, 2017 at 10:00 a.m. at Saint Frances Cabrini Church in San Jose, 15333 Woodard Rd, San Jose, CA 95124. Burial to follow at Santa Clara Mission Cemetery.

Source: Darling & Fischer Campbell Memorial Chapel

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  • Created by: Mark Utley
  • Added: 18 Jan 2017
  • Find A Grave Memorial 175484611
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Mrs Anna Maria Turturici Taormina (26 Apr 1932–8 Jan 2017), Find A Grave Memorial no. 175484611, citing Santa Clara Mission Cemetery, Santa Clara, Santa Clara County, California, USA ; Maintained by Mark Utley (contributor 47178748) .