Samuel C. "Sonny" Turoni

Samuel "Sonny" C. Turoni, Exeter, died Friday. He was preceded in death by his wife, Shirley Saunders Turoni.

He was born Oct. 5, 1926, in Pittston.

He is survived by his daughters, Linda Butera, Exeter; Margaret and husband, Paul Regis, Exeter; Bonnie and husband, Richard Terran, West Pittston; Cathy and Leonard Mickavicz, Taylor; and Marie Sanguedolce, Plains; 15 grandchildren; and five great-grandchildren.

He was also preceded in death by a son, Samuel Turoni.

The funeral will be Monday at 8:30 a.m. from the Graziano Funeral Home Inc., Pittston Twp., with Mass of Christian Burial at 9 in Corpus Christi Parish, Immaculate Conception R.C. Church, West Pittston. Those attending should be at the funeral home by 8. Interment will be private in Mount Olivet Cemetery, Carverton.

Friends may call Sunday from 3 to 6 p.m.

For information or to send online condolences, visit

Funeral Home

700 TOWNSHIP BLVD Pittston, PA 18640
(570) 654-7831

Published in Scranton Times on Nov. 16, 2013