Robert W. Turner

By Orleans Hub Posted 21 August 2019 at 8:37 am

Robert Turner

Robert W. Turner, 76, of Barre, passed away peacefully in his sleep Aug. 19, 2019. Bob was born Nov. 3, 1942 in Albion, a son of the late Cleo and Frances (Hamilton) Turner. He was a devoted member of Walker Bible Baptist Church. Bob will be remembered for his kindness and love, and he will be missed by many.

He was predeceased by his son, “Bobby.”

Bob is survived by his loving wife of 39 years, Karen; adoring children, Bill (Karen) Turner, Carol (Lynette Templeton) Turner, Cheryl Turner, and Kelly (Eric) Rice; beloved grandchildren, Mckayla (Brian) McCanna, Jenna Gessel and Kris Gessel, Janae, Opal, Brayden and Ava Rice; great-granddaughter, Millie McCanna; sister-in-law, Myra Turner; and several nieces, nephews and cousins.

A celebration of Bob’s life will be held at Walker Bible Baptist Church, 1425 Walker Lake Ontario Road, Hilton NY 14468, on Sat., Aug. 31 at 3 p.m. Interment will be private in West Barre Cemetery.

Memorials may be made to Walker Bible Baptist Church.

Bob’s arrangements have been entrusted to Christopher Mitchell Funeral Homes, Inc. To share a special memory of Bob, please visit