Obit: Turner, Hattie (1879 - 1954)

Contact:  Steven Lavey

----Source: Marshfield News-Herald, February 9, 1954.



NEWSPAPER LOCATION: Marshfield, Wisconsin

STATE: Wisconsin


Funeral services for Mrs. Hattie Turner, 74, Route 1, Neillsville, who died at 3:30 a.m. Saturday at the home of her son-in-law and daughter, Mr. & Mrs. Emil Schoenfeld, were held today in the York Center Methodist Church. The Rev. Willard Machlingberg officiated and burial took place in the church cemetery. Mrs. Turner was born January 13, 1879, in Fond du Lac County and came to Clark County with her parents at the age of 2 years. The family settled on a farm near Neillsville. She attended rural schools in the Town of York and worked at home until her marriage here in 1894, to Abel Turner, who died May 2, 1944. The couple farmed in the Town of York until 1931, when they retired and moved to the city. She was a member of the Ladies Aid Society and York Grange. Surviving are two daughters, Mrs. Emil (Mabel) Schoenfeld, Route 4, Neillsville, and Mrs. James (Harriet) Triska, Sterling, Illinois; six sons, George Turner, Neillsville; Clayton and Wilbur Turner, Kirkland, Illinois; Myron Turner, Davis Junction, Illinois; Victor Turner, Wisconsin Rapids,; and Orville Turner, Elmhurst, Illinois; one brother, Bert Lindsley, Lansing, Michigan; 12 grandchildren and two great-grandchildren. Two sons, one daughter, and one brother preceded her in death.



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