Obituary for Margaret Anne Turschmann (Gargano)
Margaret Anne (Gargano) Turschmann, age 70 of Milford, entered eternal rest surrounded by family on Tuesday, April 4, 2017 in the Smilow Center at Yale New Haven Hospital. Born in Derby on July 10, 1946, she was a daughter of the late Frank and Mary (Poretta) Gargano. Margaret was the Therapeutic Recreation Director at Pond Point Health Care in Milford. Her biggest joy was spending time with her family, especially her grandchildren. Survivors include her loving son, Edward F. Turschmann, III and his wife Tracy of Hamden; brother, Joseph Gargano, Sr. and his wife Patricia of Seymour; two cherished grandchildren, Gavin and Kyley; nephews, Joseph Gargano, Jr. and his wife Cheryl, and Michael Gargano and his wife Kim; niece, Mary Ann Carubia and her husband Dino; great nieces and nephews, Krista and Matt Jurgens, and Tyler Gargano, and Melissa, James and Daniel Hink; as well as her cousin, Steven Cassimates and his wife Marie. A Mass of Christian Burial will take place on Friday, April 7, 2017 starting at 9am in the Ralph Hull Funeral Home 161 West Church St. Seymour, and at 10 am in Holy Rosary Church, 10 Father Salemi Dr, Ansonia. Interment will follow in Mt. St. Peter Cemetery, Derby. Family and friends may call on Thursday from 5pm to 8pm in the funeral home. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations in Margaret’s name can be made to the Smilow Cancer Center, c/o the Office of Development, Yale New Haven Hospital, PO Box 1849 New Haven, CT 06508-9979.