Obituary: Salvatore R. Terranova, 73, U.S. Army veteran

Salvatore R. Terranova, age 73, passed away on March 17, 2013.

He was born in Bridgeport on July 31, 1939 to the late Ralph and Anne Marie (Gagliolia) Terranova.

Sal graduated from Warren Harding High School and was US Army veteran. In 1970, he moved to Cape Cod, MA where he used his culinary skills in many hotels and restaurants. He has lived in Phoenix, AZ for the past 30 years.

In addition to his parents, Sal was predeceased by two daughters, Dawn Marie and Maryanne Terranova.

He is survived his beloved daughter, Michele “Shelle” Terranova and his two granddaughters, Sharree and Shawnee Terranova, all of Milford; his sister, Josephine Olsen and her husband, Bob of Fairfield; his brother, Lucian Terranova and his wife, Phyllis of Milford; and several nieces and nephews.

A Mass of Christian Burial will be held on Monday, April 15, 2013 at 10:30 a.m. directly at Our Lady of Assumption Church, 545 Stratfield Rd. in Fairfield. Interment will be private. Services have been entrusted to the Shaughnessey Banks Funeral Home, 50 Reef Rd. in Fairfield Center.

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