Individual Details

Harvey E Turkel

(8 Jan 1929 - 2 Jun 2000)

Local Hartford CT area newspaper article early June 2000:
Harvey Turkel, 71, of Bokum Rd., Chester, beloved husband of Elaine (Elkin) Turkel, died Frieday, (June 2, 2000) at the CT Hospice in Branford.
He was born in Brooklyn, NY, January 8, 1929, son of the late Sidney and Dorothy Turkel.

He was a partner in the business of R. & M. Provisions Food Distributors in Essex, retiring in 1996.
He is survived by two daughters, Robin Freeman and her husband Andrew, and Marcee Eckert and her husband Tim, all of Chester;
five grandchildren: Joshua, Daniel, and Jami Freeman, and
Rachel and Danielle Eckert, all of Chester.
He was predeceased by a sister, Muriel Krefsky.

A Memorial Service will be held Sunday, June 4, 4 p.m. at the home of Robin Freeman, 14 Butter Jones Rd., Chester. Memorial donations may be made in his memory to the Connecticut Hospice, 61 Burban Drive, Branford, CT 06405. The Swan Funeral Home, 211 Main St., Deep River, has charge of arrangements.


Birth8 Jan 1929Brooklyn, Kings, New York, United States
Residence1930Brooklyn, Kings, New York, United States
Soc Sec NoBef 1951121-20-7612 NY
ResidenceBef 1971Brooklyn, Kings, New York, United States
ResidenceAft 197106412 - Chester, Middlesex, Connecticut, United States
OccupationBef 1996partner in the business of R. & M. Provisions Food Distributors - Essex, Connecticut, United States
Retirement1996R. & M. Provisions Food Distributors, Essex, Connecticut, United States
Reference NoBef 2 Jun 200071 Bokum Rd., Chester, Connecticut, United States
Death2 Jun 2000CT Hospice, Branford, New Haven, Connecticut, United States
ResidenceOld Saybrook, Middlesex, Connecticut, United States
Residence2850 West 36th St, Brooklyn, Kings, New York, United States


SpouseElaine H Elkin (1931 - 1999)
ChildRobin Turkel
ChildMarcee Turkel
FatherSideny "Sam" Turkel (1898 - 1982)
MotherDorothy "Dotty" (?maiden) (1901 - 1981)
SiblingMuriel Turkel (1921 - 1988)