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Ada Loretta Smith

Ada Loretta Smith

Female 1889 - 1964  (74 years)

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  • Name Ada Loretta Smith 
    Born 2 Oct 1889 
    Gender Female 
    Died 5 Feb 1964 
    Age 74 years 
    Person ID I3152  stewartsny.com
    Last Modified 15 Sep 2021 

    Father Charles Levit Smith,   b. 9 Feb 1854,   d. 6 Jun 1934  (Age 80 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Mother Ancestors Laura Estella Mattison,   b. 18 Nov 1864,   d. 16 May 1928  (Age 63 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Married 20 Jan 1886 
    Family ID F4227  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Ancestors Frank Reid Turo,   b. 24 Oct 1885, West Monroe, New York Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 Jul 1949  (Age 63 years) 
    Married 20 Jun 1917 
    Married: 1x1. Paul Charles Turo,   b. 19 Mar 1921, New Centerville, Albion Twp., Oswego County, New York Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 28 Aug 1987  (Age 66 years)  [natural]
    Last Modified 15 Sep 2021 
    Family ID F3231  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Loretta Smith Turo - October 2, 1889 - February 5, 1964. Daughter of Charles L. and Laura Estella Matteson Smith. Wife of Frank R. Turo.

      Newspaper Obituary - Thursday, February 6, 1964 Sandy Creek News - Sandy Creek, New York - Funeral Friday for Mrs. Turo, Ill Four Months - Mrs. Loretta S. Turo, 74, died at 1:45 p.m. Wednesday, February 5, 1964 in the Evergreens Nursing Home, Mannsville after an illness of four months due to cancer. Her funeral will be held at 2 p.m. Friday at Weston and Woodard's funeral home. The Rev. Robert Bird, pastor of First Methodist church, will conduct the service. Burial will be in Richland. Calling hours will be from 7 to 9 p.m. Thursday at the funeral parlor. She is survived by one son, Paul C. Turo of Sandy Creek; two grandchildren, Sharon L., 17 and George R., 15 of Sandy Creek; also one sister, Mrs. Laura Bowman, Syracuse. Born October 2, 1889 in the Town of Orwell, she was the daughter of Charles L. and Estella Mattison Smith. She spent her early life in Orwell, Altmar, Pulaski and for awhile lived in the Redfield and Osceola section. She attended country schools of Orwell and Altmar and about 1908 was graduated from the Pulaski Academy training class. She was married June 20, 1917 at Centerville to Frank R. Turo of Pulaski, and they lived in Richland and later in Sandy Creek. Mr. Turo died in 1949. Mrs. Turo was a member of the Sandy Creek Methodist church. Until her illness, she taught the Foster Pratt class of the church. Before her marriage, she taught in several district schools in Oswego County.