Mary L. Turner, 72

March 08, 2011
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SEPT. 9, 1938-MARCH 6, 2011

Mary Louise Turner, 72, of Morning Walk Drive, Hagerstown, Md., passed away Sunday, March 6, 2011, at Meritus Medical Center near Hagerstown.

Born Friday, Sept. 9, 1938, in Hagerstown, she was the daughter of the late Norman Benner and the late Mildred Suffecool Benner Burger.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Don Bree Turner, in 2009.

She was employed with Maryland Ribbon Co., retiring after many years of service.

She is survived by two daughters, Kathy McCann and Linda K. Fitzgerald-Nicklas, both of Hagerstown; one son, Gary Wayne Turner, of Hagerstown; granddaughter and caregiver, Misty Dawn Longfellow, and husband, Ilya "Patrick," of Hagerstown; one sister, Rebecca Haugh, of Hagerstown; and brother, Edward Benner, of Hagerstown; three grandchildren, and eight great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by four sisters.

Family will receive friends at the Douglas A. Fiery Funeral Home, 1331 Eastern Blvd. North, Hagerstown, from 7 to 9 p.m. Thursday, March 10.

Services and interment will be held privately with the family at a later date.

In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made in memory of Mary, c/o Misty Longfellow, 9436 Morning Walk Drive, Hagerstown MD 21740.

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