Obituaries

Robert Lee Turner 1916 - 2008 Tonganoxie

Services for Robert Lee Turner, 91, Tonganoxie, will be at 11 a.m. Friday, July 25, at First Congregational Church, Tonganoxie. Burial will follow in Hubbel Hill Cemetery, Tonganoxie.
Mr. Turner died Saturday, July 19, 2008 at Tonganoxie Nursing Center.
He was born Aug. 1, 1916, in Oskaloosa, Kan., the son of Robert E. and Agnes (Trapp) Turner. He was a graduate of Kansas State University, Manhattan. Mr. Turner was a member of First Presbyterian Church, Oskaloosa, Kan., and worked as a placement specialist for the Kansas Division Of Employment, Lawrence, Kan.
On Sept. 7, 1946, he married Winifred Kimmel in McLouth, Kan. She survives of the home.
Other survivors include a son, Robert D., Topeka, Kan.; two daughters, Karen Pence, Manhattan, Kan., Sandra Turner, Topeka; a brother, James Turner, Winchester, Kan.; and a sister, Irene McPherson, Oskaloosa.
The family will receive friends from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. Thursday at Quisenberry Funeral Home, Tonganoxie.
The family suggests memorials to the Tonganoxie Library or the Tonganoxie Historical Society.
Online condolences may be left at quisenberryfh.com.
Arr: Quisenberry Funeral Home, Tonganoxie