A funeral service will be held at noon Wednesday, July 2, at Higgins Funeral Home in Wisconsin Rapids.
Visitation will be at the funeral home from 10 a.m. Wednesday until the service.
Condolences may be offered online at www.jjbfh.com.
Mr. Turner was born July 7, 1933, in Stevens Point, a son of the late Ralph and Marie (Betlach) Turner.
He was married to Elizabeth July 18, 1953.
He worked for Consolidated Papers for 39 years in the shipping department. He retired in 1994 as the shipping superintendent.
He was the public address announcer for the Wisconsin Rapids Twins for 15 years.
Survivors include his wife, Elizabeth; five sons, Glenn (Dawn), Wisconsin Rapids, Mark (Cindy) and Tim, both of Arizona, Eric (Kris), Marshfield, and Mike, Michigan; two daughters, Barbara (Peter Gee) McLellan, town of Rome, and Jill (Steve) Kinney, Wisconsin Rapids; one brother, Randy (Marcy); three sisters, Diane (John) Goomey, Sandra (Travis) Pannell, and Susan (Roger) Powers; eight grandchildren; and six great-grandchildren.
He was also preceded in death by one sister, Cindy Rokus.