William “Bill” Roy Turgeon, Jr. age 85 of Ridgefield, husband of Merrietta “Rita” (Eden) Turgeon, died at his home on Thursday, Oct. 29, following a 20-year battle with Parkinson's disease.
Mr. Turgeon was born in Chicago, Ill. on Jan. 6, 1931, to William R. and Edith Mary (Skinner) Turgeon. He was raised in the suburbs of Chicago, attended local schools and met Rita there in the early 60s. They were married 53 years ago in Deerfield, Ill. They have lived in Northbrook, Ill., on Long Island, and have been residents of Ridgefield since 1988.