George Edward Turner, age 74 formerly of Minneapolis. Born September 6, 1942 in Minneapolis, MN; died May 13, 2017 in Wyoming, MN. George was a 1960 graduate of Benilde High School. He entered the United States Marine Corp at the age of 18, served during Vietnam ,was shot on March 6, 1966 and received a Purple Heart. He will be missed by his family and friends. Preceded in death by his parents, Melvin and M. Elizabeth "Betty" Turner; son, Thomas Turner; daughter, Desiree Dworshak; brother, Thomas Turner and aunt, Frances Brown. Survived by son, Chris Turner; sister, Liz Hill; 6 grandsons, Luke, Zach, John, Jason, Matthew and Christopher; daughter-in-law, Joan Turner; sister-in-law, Lora Turner. Funeral Service 11:30 a.m., Wednesday, May 17th at Gill Brothers Funeral Home, 5801 Lyndale Ave. S., Minneapolis with visitation one hour prior to service. Interment Fort Snelling National Cemetery.
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