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Obituary for Steven J Turkett

Seneca Falls – Steven J. Turkett, 61, of Seneca Falls, NY, passed away at Strong Memorial Hospital in Rochester, NY on Thursday, (January 17, 2019).

Family and friends may attend a Mass of Christian Burial, on Wednesday, (January 23, 2019) at 10:00 AM at St. Patrick’s Church, 97 W. Bayard St., Seneca Falls, NY with Reverend James Fennessy, Pastor of St. Patrick’s Church, as Celebrant. There will be no prior calling hours. Burial will be in St. Columbkille Cemetery at the convenience of the family. Contributions may be made in Steven’s name to the charity of ones choice.

Steven was born on March 22, 1957 to the late Francis and Frances Terussi Turkett. He was a Graduate of Mynderse Academy, and went on to earn his Associate Degree in Computer Science. He worked as a Software Manager at Citi Bank. He was a former Town of Seneca Falls Zoning Officer for many years and Town Councilman. Steven was the Committee Chairman for construction of the Seneca Falls Community Center and helped manage funding for the project. He was a member of St. Patrick’s Church, Seneca Falls. Steven enjoyed looking for antiques and collected Seneca Falls memorabilia and he enjoyed spending time with his family.

His wife, Cathy (Lama) Turkett, Seneca Falls, NY

2 – Sons – David (Amanda) Turkett – Melbourne, Florida
Brian (Anna Gitterman) Turkett – Baltimore, Maryland
1 – Brother -Michael Turkett, Tampa Florida
1 – Grandchild – Eva Turkett

Besides his parents, Steven is predeceased by his sister, Mary lou Turkett.

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Arrangements are under the direction of Doran Funeral Home, Seneca Falls, NY