Obituary of Edith Marion TURNER

July 27, 1931 – Mortlach, Saskatchewan

April 4, 2021 – Calgary, Alberta


Edith Turner, beloved wife of the late Lloyd Donald Turner of Prince George, BC, passed away on Sunday, April 4, 2021 at the age of 89 years.


Edith was born in Mortlach, Saskatchewan on July 27, 1931. She graduated from the Prince George Senior Secondary School and then worked at the Prince George Post Office. Edith enjoyed life as an outdoor enthusiast and homemaker. She was very proud of her three girls, and her passions were sewing and organic gardening. Edith’s most memorable holiday was a trip to Hawaii, and all of her travels throughout Western Canada and Northern U.S.A. She will be most remembered for her love of the outdoors and adoration of animals.


Edith is survived by her three daughters, Connie (Paul), Marilyn and Wendy; six grandchildren, Amanda, Tannis, Ryan, Jocelin, Kali and Kirsty; ten great-grandchildren, Wade, Jack, Gabriel, Levi, Holt, Noelle, Jayson, Kacen, Kacey and Avianna.


Edith was predeceased by spouse, Lloyd Turner, two brothers, George and Lloyd; one sister Olive, two sons-in-law Ken and Colin.


Condolences, memories and photos may be shared and viewed on Edith’s obituary at www.McInnisandHolloway.com.

The family would like to thank the Fish Creek Manor for the care they provided throughout the two years Edith resided there.


Thank you for all the lessons and all the memories. We love you and will miss you today, tomorrow and forever.


In living memory of Edith Turner, a tree will be planted in the Ann & Sandy Cross Conservation Area by McINNIS & HOLLOWAY FUNERAL HOMES, Fish Creek, 14441 Bannister Road SE, Calgary, Ab t2x 3j3, Telephone: 403-256-9575.

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