CHICAGO — Patricia A. Turano, the wife of Senator Renato (Ron) Turano, who is an owner of Turano Baking Co., died Nov. 23. She was 75 years old.
The Turanos were married for 54 years, and Ms. Turano regularly attended baking industry meetings. In addition to her husband, she is survived by her children Lisa Turano, Renee (Bobby) Novelle and Mario Turano; nine grandchildren: Renzo, Nico, Reno Malina, Gabriella, Alessandra, Gioia, Renato and Rocco; and sisters Michele Krunis and Tina (Laurie “Monk”) Gragnani.
A visitation was scheduled for Nov. 26 from 2 p.m. to 9 p.m. at St. John of the Cross Parish, 5005 Wolf Road, Western Springs, Ill. The funeral will be Nov. 27 at the same location with Mass of Christian Burial at 11 a.m. Entombment will be private.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be sent to Casa Italia, 3800 Division St., Stone Park, IL. 60165.