Mrs. Richard Turner, circa May 13, 1907, Death of Mr.s Richard Turner: Pioneer of Lansing Passes Away at Home of Son in Williamston
Mrs. Richard Turner died at the home of her son, J. M. Turner, in Williamston Friday. Mrs. Turner was a resident of that township for 41 years, going from Lansing to a farm near Red Bridge in the spring of 1866. Her husband died in 1888. She was a pioneer of this city, coming here after her marriage in 1849.
Besides the son at whose home she died, Mrs. Turner is survived by another son, Dr. F. N Turner of Webberville, and two daughters, Mrs. Hattie Huxtable of Delta, and Mrs. Kate Millard of Rhinelander, Wis. She has been in poor health for about four months and death was due to a gradual decline.
Funeral services will be held at the home of her son at 1 o'clock Monday afternoon. Rev. Weldenhoff of Vernon will officiate.