Hugh B. Turner, Jr.

July 6, 1947 - January 15, 2018

On January 15, 2018, the world stopped, for the briefest of moments, so Hugh B. Turner, Jr. could step off. Passing peacefully from this world to the next. Hugh was born on July 6, 1947 in Cleveland, Ohio to the late Hugh Sr. and Jewel (nee Hrice) Turner. He has resided in Litchfield since 1948. He was a 1965 graduate of Buckeye High School. Hugh served in the U.S. Army for 2 years. Hugh had been employed at BASF, formerly Harshaw Chemical for 40 years. Hugh was a member of the Valley City VFW Post #5563 and the National Rifle Association. He enjoyed hunting and fishing. Hugh truly enjoyed being in “his Park” watching the birds and squirrels that he kept fed daily. He will be greatly missed by his wife- Sandy (nee Keller), married 46 years. Daughters- Rachel LaChance, Renee (Raymond) Allison and Robin (Gregory) Winterstein. Grandchildren- D.J., Gage, Danielle, Gabrielle, Ray, Jr., Ezmarelda, Elvria, Veronica, Turner, Sean, Evelyn and Lenore. Funeral Service- 2:00 p.m. Saturday, January 20, 2018 at St. Paul Lutheran Church, 1377 Lester Road Valley City. Rev. Phillip Zielinski, officiating. Calling hours- 3:00-7:00 PM, Friday, January 19, 2018 at the Bauer Funeral Home 2089 Columbia Road Valley City. At Hugh’s request, cremation will follow services. Hugh's burial will be held Weds. March 14, 2018 2:30 PM at Ohio Western Reserve National Cemetery, Seville. In lieu of flowers- The family suggests memorials may be made to the Louis Stokes VA Center, 10791 East Blvd, Cleveland, Ohio 44106, Hospice of Western Reserve, 5075 Windfall Road, Medina, OH 44256 or charity of donor’s choice.


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