Ronald William Turner
1936 - 2020
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Ronald William Turner

Sun City - Ronald William Turner June 15, 1936-May 17, 2020

Ron was a very loving husband, dad, grandfather and great grandfather and friend to all who knew him. He graduated from Phoenix Tech in 1955, served in the U.S. Army, and joined the Phoenix Fire Department in March 1960. Ron retired in 1982. He then started Arizona F100 Parts with his high school friend Bobby Gibson and then Terry Spezia. He belonged to the Arizona F100 Club. He had won many trophies with his '56 Ford big window. In 1958, Ron met the love of his life in Oakland, CA. Ron married Carol on June 14, 1958. They had two children. He is survived by wife Carol, son Tim, daughter Tracy, sister Betty, four grandchildren, two great grandchildren, and many nieces and nephews. There will be a visitation for Ron on Thursday, May 21, 2020 from 5pm-8pm at Heritage Funeral Chapel 6830 W. Thunderbird Rd. Peoria, AZ 85381. He will be laid to rest at Double Butte Cemetery in Tempe, AZ. Please visit to share memories.

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Published in The Arizona Republic from May 19 to May 20, 2020.
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May 21, 2020
Haven't seen Ron for many years but know how special he is to everyone. Remember all the good times I have with the family. Special thoughts and prayers to Carol, Tim and Tracy
Betty De Foe
May 21, 2020
Ron and Carol were our neighbors for 20 years. We adored both of them. Ron was always willing to jump in when we needed extra help. He loved working in the yard and planting cactus and flowers. We'll miss him dearly.
Larry Stage and Judie VanDevere
May 20, 2020
Our sincerest condolences to Carol, Tim and Tracy on the loss of your wonderful husband and father. Sincerely, Charlene Ruccolo and family
Charlene Ruccolo
May 20, 2020
I would like to extend my sincere condolences to the family for their recent lost. May they remain strong as a family and find comfort and peace in our heavenly father. Romans 15:13
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