February 24, 1936 – August 25, 2019
Jack C. Turner, 83, died on Aug. 25, 2019 surrounded by family and holding the hand of his best friend and wife at his daughter’s home in Ephrata, Washington. Jack was born on Feb. 24, 1936 in Vancouver, Washington to Dan and Gladys Turner.
Jack was preceded in death by his father Dan, his mother Gladys and his grandson Jeremy Firestone. He is survived by his best friend and wife of 60 years Edie; his four daughters Deb Firestone, Linda Parisi (Dave), Chris Romm (Rich) and Jackie Roduner and son, Greg Beckel (Becky); his stepfather, Clarence Yarnell; his brother Bill Turner (Pat) and stepbrothers Denny Yarnell (Theresa) and Ron Yarnell; his 13 grandchildren, four great-grandchildren and numerous nieces and nephews.
A Rosary will be held on Sept. 12 at 7:00 PM at St. Rose of Lima Catholic Church in Ephrata, Washington. Funeral services will be Sept. 13 at 11 a.m. at St. Rose of Lima Catholic Church with a burial to follow at the Ephrata Cemetery. A reception will be held following the services at St. Rose Catholic School. In lieu of flowers, please send donations to “Fixing What Drove Jack Crazy Fund” at St. Rose of Lima Catholic School, 420 Nat Washington Way, Ephrata, WA 98823.
Please express your thoughts and memories for the family at www.nicolesfuneralhome.com. Arrangements are under the care of Nicoles Funeral Home of Ephrata, Washington.