A memorial service will be held at 11 a.m. Tuesday at Bethany Lutheran Church in the town of Sigel in Wood County, with Rev. Joyce Heintz officiating.
Visitation will be at the church from 10 a.m. Tuesday until the service.
Rembs Funeral Home in Marshfield assisted the family with the arrangements. Condolences may be offered online at www.rembsfh.com.
Turner was born Oct. 25, 1949, in Fort Collins, Colo., a son of the late Edwin and Xenia (Yoder) Turner.
He attended Loveland High School and graduated in 1967. He attended college at North Dakota State School of Science and graduated in 1987.
He worked as a process controls engineer at many different places.
He was married to Elizabeth Selma “Liz” Dunham on Sept. 4, 1982.
In 1990 they moved from South Dakota to Wisconsin.
Survivors include his wife; five children, Edwin (Tabitha) Turner, Kyle (Ashley) Turner, MJ (Luke Solinsky) Turner, Jennifer Hayes and Nick Dowty; two sisters, Sonya and Lana; and four grandchildren.