Otto Michael Camurati III
Otto Michael Camurati III, 70, of Holly Springs, died Feb. 7, 2019, after a lengthy illness. He graduated from Holy Rosary School and Christian Brothers High School before attending Memphis State University. He retired after 40 years from the City of Memphis, Tenn., serving as administrator of the Public Works Department. He was a Third Degree member of the Knights of Columbus and an integral part of the Memphis Italian Festival. He was past president of UNICO, an Italian-American service organization.
Services were held at 1 p.m. on Feb. 12 at Queen of Peace Catholic Church in Olive Branch. Burial was in Hill Crest Cemetery. Holly Springs Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.
He leaves his wife, Gerri; two daughters, Amelia Camurati and Kelli (Barry) Turner.
In lieu of flowers, donations in his memory may be made to Bishop Houck New Hope Village at St. Joseph's Church or the Marshall Academy Capital Campaign.