Obituary: Lewis N. Turnbull

A funeral for Lewis N. Turnbull, 75, a Carson City resident for the past 23 years, will be at 10 a.m. Thursday at the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, First Ward, Carson City, with Bishop Derek G. Rowley presiding.

Mr. Turnbull died Oct. 30, 1999, in Carson City. He was born June 3, 1924, in Boyds, Wash., to Andrew F. and Edith L. Laugh Turnbull.

He married Mary J. Taylor on July 11, 1959, in Las Vegas.

Before moving to Carson City, he lived in Pacific Grove, Calif.

Mr. Turnbull was a self-employed plasterer for 54 years. He was a member of the LDS Church, First Ward. He enjoyed fishing and being with his family.

He served in the U.S. Army during World War II.

He was preceded in death by his daughter, Tammy; three brothers; two sisters and a grandson, Travis.

Among his survivors are his wife, Mary, of Carson City; sons, Steven D., of Washoe Valley and Marty N., of Reno; daughters, Pamela D. Hemmingsen, of Carson City, and Rhonda L. Chioino, of Elko; 14 grandchildren and six great-grandchildren.

A graveside service with full military honors will be at 2:30 p.m. Thursday at the Veterans Cemetery in Fernley.


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