Michael A. Turturro

August 1, 2022


Michael A. Turturro

June 20, 1928, Bronx, NY − August 1, 2022, Barnegat, NJ

Grandfather of four ● Father of two ● Husband of one

Married to Margaret for 66 years

Proud, decorated Navy veteran of both World War II and the Korean War

Retired design engineer ● Recipient of multiple patents

Avid scuba diver ● Fisherman ● Crabman ● Anything-that-swims-in-the-sea-man

Handiest of handymen

A flag will be flown at the US Capitol in his honor on August 11, 2022

The Battleship New Jersey will fire a gun salute to commemorate his service

Join us in celebration of Michael’s life

August 11, 2022, 12 pm

Saint Mary’s Church

747 West Bay Avenue, Barnegat, NJ 08005

Livestream link to follow

For those who wish to attend in person,

the family requests everyone wear a mask

out of respect for those who are immunocompromised

Internment to follow Saint Mary’s Cemetery

283 Beachview Ave.

Manahawkin, NJ 08050

In lieu of flowers, donations can be made in Michael’s name to

Battleship New Jersey Museum and Memorial

 62 Battleship Place

Camden, NJ 08103 

 Or, you can donate below

(Michael served bravely on this ship during the Korean War) 




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Memorial Tree
A Memorial Tree was planted for Michael

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Celebration of Life
August 11, 2022

12:00 PM
St. Mary s Church (Barnegat)


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