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Turner, Harold R.

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Harold R. Turner, 89, of Galesburg, Illinois, passed away Thursday, April 3, 2014 at his home.

He was born on November 3, 1924 in Haw Creek Township, Illinois the son of Orrin R. and Isal M. Upp Turner. He married Marjorie L. Meece, February 16, 1950 in Knoxville, Illinois. She survives him and lives in Galesburg.

Surviving are his children: Bradley (Nancy) K. Turner of Knoxville, Illinois; Douglas (Victoria) R. Turner of Knoxville, Illinois and Vicki J. Van Heffte of Geneseo, Illinois.

He is also survived by eight grandchildren, seventeen great grandchildren and one sister, Opal Phillips, Hebron, Ohio.

He farmed in Maquon, Illinois and also worked at the former Admiral until he retired in 1987.

Cremation rites will be accorded. Hurd Hendricks Funeral Home in Knoxville, Illinois in charge of arrangements. On-line condolences or sympathy cards may be sent to www.hurd-hendricksfuneralhome.com