In Memory of Mark Turegano(1954 - 2017)
- Mark Turegano
- Mamina, Annette , Bernadette, Mie
- Birth Date
- July 7, 1954
- Ascension Date
- February 7, 2017
Our dear brother, Mark Turegano, passed to the spirit world on Tuesday, February 7, in his home in Louisiana after a battle with cancer. Mark has served True Parents and True Family in Belvedere for many years. He was devoted to God, to his family and his friends, and was always friendly and kind. He will be missed by all. Mark is survived by his wife Michiko, his daughters Mamina, Annette, Bernadette, and Mie, his granddaughter Cecilia, son-in-law Andrew, and his sister Madelaine.
Let us support Mark's family during this important time, and pray for his successful ascension to a glorious new life in the spiritual world.
Following is Mark's obituary and funeral information.
Dr. Ki Hoon Kim
Dr. Michael Balcomb
Mark Alfred Turegano passed away peacefully at home at the age of 62, surrounded by his family on February 7, 2017. He is survived by his wife Michiko Shimizu Turegano and his children Dr. Mamina Turegano, Annette Turegano Campagna (husband Andrew Campagna), Bernadette Turegano, and Mie Turegano, and granddaughter Cecilia Campagna. He is also survived by his sister Dr. Madelaine Hedgpeth Feldman (husband Randall Feldman) and by nieces and nephews Lauren Hedgpeth Bruns (husband Blake Bruns), Travis Hedgpeth (wife Kelly Grace Hedgpeth), and Cydney Hedgpeth. Born in New Orleans, Mark graduated as valedictorian from Jesuit High School and attended Tulane University and SUNY Empire State College. He worked as a computer-programming instructor at New Horizons Computer Learning Center.
Mark will be remembered for his love and devotion to God, his family, friends, and all whom he encountered. He was passionate about searching for what was true and right and living by those principles. He loved to have deep, meaningful conversations with everyone and anyone about the most important topics of life. He loved and served his family wholeheartedly and will be greatly missed.
Relatives and friends are invited to attend the Funeral Service at Lake Lawn Metairie Funeral Home, 5100 Pontchartrain Blvd., New Orleans, LA 70124
Service will take place on Thursday, February 16, 2017 at 1:00 PM.
Visitation will begin at 11:00 AM.
If you would like to offer a donation to the family, please visit the YouCarring online fundraiser: www.youcaring.com/markturegano-756349