Obituary: Jackie (Traybarics) Turner

Jackie (Traybarics) Turner
Jackie (Traybarics) Turner

NAUGATUCK — Mrs. Jackie (Traybarics) Turner, 74, of Naugatuck, formerly of Bridgeport, died Jan. 5, 2014 at the VITAS Innovative Care Unit at Saint Mary’s Hospital in Waterbury.

Jackie was born to the late Joseph and Mary (Gergley) Traybarics on July 25, 1939 in Bridgeport and graduated from Bassick High School in Bridgeport. She married to Kenneth Turner in 1960 and they lived together in Bridgeport before relocating to Naugatuck.

Jackie is survived by her husband, Kenneth; sons, Todd (Michele) of Norwalk, Troy (Meta) of Union Mills, N.C., Tim (Darlene) of Ansonia; sisters, Marlene Dornes and Arlene Rose both of Trumbull and Laurene Traybaris of Bridgeport; grandchildren, Ashley (Aaron), Justine (Lonnie), Troy Jr., Dennis; great-grandchildren, Camrynn and Blake.

Her funeral service will be held on Wednesday, Jan. 8 at 8 p.m. at the Naugatuck Valley Memorial/Fitzgerald Zembruski Funeral Home, 240 North Main St., Naugatuck. Calling hours will be held prior to the service from 6 to 8 p.m.

In lieu of flowers, the family is asking for donations to be made to Alzheimer’s Disease and Dementia (

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