September 15, 1953 - February 18, 2017
Samuel L. Turco, 63, of Lockport, NY, passed away, surrounded by family, on February 18, 2017. He was predeceased by his parents, Thomas and Lorenna Turco; and sister, Clara A. Tilney.
He is survived by his wife of 37 years, Mary; devoted father of Deanna R. Turco; brother-in-law, Leonard G. Tilney, Jr.; sisters-in-law, Sue A. Newman and Patricia (Michael) Frey. Also several nieces, nephew, and grandnieces and grandnephew.
Sam was a 35-year employee of General Motors where he served for 16 years as an elected Union Official until his retirement in 2007. Sam was a member of the UAW Travel Club, the UAW Pistol Club, and the Sunrise Optimist Club where he served as President from 2013-2015.
Visitation will be held from 3-7 PM on Wednesday and Thursday, February 22nd and 23rd at Prudden & Kandt Funeral Home, 242 Genesee St, Lockport, NY. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated on Friday, February 24, 2017 at 10:00 AM at St. John the Baptist Church, 168 Chestnut St., Lockport, NY. Interment will be at Huskey Cemetery. Donations to a charity of one's choice would be appreciated by Sam's family.
Published on February 20, 2017