November 15, 2009
Donald Turner Sr., 80 of Mitchell St., Oswego died Sunday morning peacefully surrounded by his family. Mr. Turner was born in Oswego the son of the late Bliss and Doris (Perau) Turner, and he has remained a lifetime resident. Mr. Turner retired in 1987 from the Plumber and Steamfitters Local # 73. He was member of the ELKS Lodge, and he was an avid Bowler and golfer. Mr. Turner was predeceased by his wife Grace Turner in 2007. He is survived by his son Donald (Michelle) Turner Jr., of Oswego, his daughter Patricia (Brian) Coerse of Oakville, Ontario, and his siblings Mary (George) McGrath of Oswego, Ann (Robert) Pritchard of Oswego, Raejean (Gene) Barnes of Oswego, Veronica Baker of Oswego, Evelyn (John) Hogan of Oswego, John (Lee) Turner of Oswego, Bruce (Shirley) Turner of Oswego, and two grandchildren Matthew and Scott Turner. Funeral services will be conducted Wednesday 11:00 a.m. in St. Joseph Church, with Rev. John Hogan. Burial will be in St. Peter’s Cemetery. Calling hours will be Tuesday 5:00 – 7:00 p.m. at the Sugar & Scanlon Funeral Home 147 West Fourth Street, Oswego.