Carl F. Turner, 74, Bancroft, died Friday, March 2, 2012, at his home.
A private family service will be held at a later date. Interment of cremains will be in Vary Cemetery in Millport, N.Y.
Hardell-Holly Funeral Home of Almond assisted the family with arrangements. Condolences may be offered online at www.hollyfuneralhome.com.
Mr. Turner was born on Nov. 27, 1937, in Horseheads, N.Y., a son of the late George and Florence (Teller) Turner.
He served in the U.S. Air Force.
He had dairy-farmed in New York and Iowa for many years. He also worked at J.I. Case Tractor Co. in Iowa for about six years. Most recently he had worked for Del Monte Foods in Plover for about 15 years.
Survivors include his ex-wife, Helen Kirby, Iowa; three sons, Carl (Debra), Random Lake, Thomas (Leslie), Sherwood, and Michael (Penny), Amherst; two daughters, Linda (R.J.) Holst, Princeton, Iowa, and Betty Turner, Coon Rapids, Minn.; a special friend, Inetta Posey, Bancroft; two brothers, George (Ann), Horseheads, N.Y., and Richard (Linda), La Jara, Colo.; two sisters, Elsie (Bill) Blaha, Alpine, N.Y., and Deanna (Herk) Hoagland, Elmira, N.Y.; 14 grandchildren; and eight great-grandchildren.