The Obit For Frank Turcy
Fairfield Citizen News, January 30, 2009
Frank (Zeke) Turcy,
81, of Fairfield, died Tuesday at the Carolton Convalescent Hospital.
Born in Bridgeport,
the son of the late Peter and Theresa Turcy, he was raised in Black Rock
and had been a Fairfield resident for 52
He was a graduate of Bassick High School where he excelled in baseball
and football. Following graduation, he signed with the Brooklyn Dodgers
and played baseball in their minor league system. He served in the U.S.
Army during the Korean War.
After his military service he played baseball for another two seasons,
then began his career as an elevator mechanic where he installed elevators
in high-rise buildings in New York.
be private and at the convenience of the family.