Robert W. Turner Sr.

Robert W. Turner Sr.

NEWARK: A funeral service for Robert W. Turner Sr, 87, of Newark, will be held at 11AM on Thursday, May 30, 2013 at Brucker-Kishler Funeral Home with Pastor Tim Carr officiating. Burial will follow at Newark Memorial Gardens.

Mr. Turner passed away on May 26, 2013 at Autumn Health Care. He was born on March 16, 1926 to the late Samuel and Emma (Thompson) Turner in Madisonville, KY.

He was a longtime member of Northside Baptist Church. He served honorably in the U.S. Navy.

He is survived by his son, David (Jackie) Turner of Newark; very special friend, Mary Decker; grandchildren, Tyler Turner, Matthew Turner and Amy Turner, all of Newark; great-grandchildren, Brianna McPherson, Dylan McPherson, Sheyanna Turner and Bryce Turner; and many nieces and nephews.

In addition to his parents, he is preceded in death by his wife, Ellen Turner; son, Robert W. Turner Jr.; sisters, Madiebell Summers and May U. Carney; brothers, Howard Turner and James Turner.

The family will receive friends on Wednesday, May 29, 2013 from 2-4 and 6-8 PM at Brucker-Kishler Funeral Home, 985 N. 21st St., Newark, OH.

The family requests that all online guestbook condolences be signed at and click obituaries/guestbook entry.


Funeral Home

Brucker & Kishler Funeral Home
985 North 21st Street Newark, OH 43055

Published in the Advocate on May 28, 2013