Robert grew up in Newport News and as a third generation owner, he has been involved in funeral service, practically all his life. He has actually worked on and off at Peninsula Funeral Home for about 10 years prior to becoming the owner on-site in 1999. For the in-between years, Mr. Turbyfill worked as a health care manager/consultant for hospitals, physicians and medical start-ups on the east coast spanning 13 years. He is a member of the Oyster Point Rotary Club; on the board of Riverside Behavioral Health Center; a member of Chestnut United Methodist Church; and an avid cyclist.
Robert married a wonderful woman, Rebecca Clough, in 1983. They have three great children, Emily, Caitlin and Cullen. Mr. Turbyfill is pleased to call the peninsula community his permanent home.
- Elizabeth P. Turbyfill, Chairman
- Margaret A. Turbyfill, Executive Senior Vice President