Rosemary D. Turner, age 93, of Lutheran Life Villages, Fort Wayne, IN passed away at 7:25 AM in Lutheran Life Villages, Fort Wayne, Friday, September 21, 2018. She was born March 19, 1925 in Fort Wayne, IN to Henry and Fern Louise (Lindsay) DeFravel.
Rosemary was united in marriage to William Turner on July 10, 1945 in Fort Wayne at Baer Field Army Air Corps Barracks. He preceded her April 10, 2010.
She was a homemaker and a former Operator for General Telephone. Her memberships include; Trinity English Lutheran Church, Fort Wayne and American Legion Post #296 Auxiliary of Fort Wayne.
Survivors include her sons Robert “Bob” (spouse Julie) Turner of Warsaw and John (Spouse Pam) Turner of Elburn, IL. In addition, grandchildren April (spouse Brandon) Aylor and Aaron (spouse Abby) Turner both of Warsaw and great-grandchildren Addisyn and Aiden Aylor, and Reese, Quinn and Cruz Turner survive.
Visitation hours are scheduled from12:00 PM to 1:00 PM in Lutheran Life Villages, 6701 S. Anthony Street, Fort Wayne Wednesday, September 26, 2018. Rosemary’s Funeral Service will immediately follow calling hours at the Villages, with Reverend Dr. Kathleen Haller officiating. McHatton-Sadler Funeral Chapel, Warsaw is entrusted with arrangements. Private interment will follow in Lindenwood Cemetery, Fort Wayne.
Memorial contributions may be made in her memory to:
Shriners Hospital for Children-Chicago
2211 N. Oak Park Ave.
Chicago, IL 60707