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Obituaries

Obituaries

Robert Lee Turner 1916 - 2008 Tonganoxie

Funeral services for Robert Lee Turner, 91, Tonganoxie, will be at 11 a.m. Friday at the 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, the son of Robert E. and Agnes Trapp Turner. He was a graduate of Kansas State University.Mr. Turner worked as a placement specialist for the Kansas Division of Employment in Lawrence. He was a member of First Presbyterian Church in Oskaloosa.He married Winifred Kimmel on Sept. 7, 1946, in McLouth. She survives of the home.Other survivors include a son, Robert D., Topeka; two daughters, Karen Pence, Manhattan, and Sandra Turner, Topeka; a brother, James, Winchester; and a sister, Irene McPherson, Oskaloosa.The family will receive friends from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. Thursday at the Quisenberry Funeral Home in Tonganoxie.The family suggests memorials to the Tonganoxie Library or the Tonganoxie Historical Society, sent in care of the funeral home, P.O. Box 993, Tonganoxie, KS 66086.Online condolences may be sent to <a href="http://www.quisenberryfh.com">www.quisenberryfh.com</a>.