Mary L. Turner
Mary Turner, 74, of Mission, KS, passed away Oct. 6, 2010, at her home. Mary was born Oct. 10, 1935, in Des Moines, IA, and moved to this area in 2003, from Miami, FL. She quickly made friends with several people in her new surroundings, and loved to cook and entertain. She will be missed by all that knew her smiling face. She was preceded in death by her husband Darwin, parents Isaac and Juanita Cooper and two sisters, Joann and Eleanor. Survivors include daughter Jennifer (Jena) Beltram, of Roeland Park, KS, sons Michael Leonard of Norwalk, IA, Patrick Leonard of St. Charles, IA, and sister Sharon Adams. She had six grandchildren and 15 great-grandchildren. A celebration of her life will be held on Wed., October 20, 2010. A memorial fund has been set up in her name to benefit a charity TBD. For Info on the gathering, and condolences may be left at maryturnermemories.com.