Michael Turner

Michael Turner

Wednesday, May 23rd, 1956 Saturday, September 7th, 2019

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Obituary for Michael Lee Turner

Michael Lee Turner, age 63, of Chambersburg, PA, passed away unexpectedly on Saturday, September 7, 2019. Born May 23, 1956, in Flint, MI he was a son of Jenine Tolbert Turner and the late Homer R. Turner, Jr.
A 1974 graduate of CASHS, Mr. Turner went on to serve honorably in the USMC until 1978. He continued his service working as a welder at Letterkenny Army Depot for 39 years, retiring in 2014. He was a member of the NRA, the Chambersburg Rod and Gun Club, and the Marine Corps League. Mr. Turner enjoyed golf, playing cards, hunting, animals, especially Akitas, spending time with his grandson, and his faith , family, and friends.
In addition to his mother he is survived by three children, Holly Turner (partner Jennifer McIllwain) of Baltimore, MD, Hannah Turner of Chambersburg, PA, and Michael Turner II (wife Harmony) of Chambersburg, PA; grandson, Ayden; and four siblings, Homer Turner III (wife Sharon) of Chambersburg, PA, Tobie Turner (wife Vickie) of AL, Cathy Funk of Chambersburg, PA, and Joni Dowling (husband Steve) of VA. In addition to his father he was preceded in death by a brother-in- law, Larry Funk.
Funeral services will be held on Friday, September 13, 2019, at 10:30 AM in the Chapel of Thomas L. Geisel Funeral Home and Cremation Center, 333 Falling Spring Rd., Chambersburg, PA, where Rev. Ron Cook will officiate. The family will receive friends one hour prior to the service in the funeral home. Interment will be private in Norland Cemetery.

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  • Visitation

    Friday, September 13th, 2019 | 9:30am - 10:30am
    Thomas L. Geisel Funeral Home
    333 Falling Spring Rd.
    Friday, September 13th, 2019
    9:30am - 10:30am
  • Service

    Friday, September 13th, 2019 | 10:30am
    Chapel of Thomas L. Geisel Funeral Home
    333 Falling Spring Road
    Friday, September 13th, 2019
    Rev. Ronald Cook

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My deepest heartfelt condolences to all of you, my family and friends during this time of deep sorrow. Love and prayers, Diane, Sam, Jordan & Patrick
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Teresa Bumbaugh

A kind soul with a warm heart and infectious laugh. A good man to his family and friends. Passed on way too soon. Bye Mike. May the Heavenly Father be with you and theTurner Family at this time.
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Joyce Sweasy

You were like family to all of us. You were such a wonderful person who enriched all of our lives Joyce, Kaitlyn, Joanne & Andrew
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