Penwell Turner Funeral Home - Shelby, Ohio

Robert Lee “Bob” Turner, Sr.

Robert Lee “Bob” Turner, Sr., age 83, of Shadyside, died unexpectedly on Monday, July 28, 2014 at his home.

Born in Byesville on June 5, 1931, he was the son of the late Joe & Ethel (Zavodsky) Turner. He was a 1949 graduate of Powhatan High School. After high school, he was a corporal in the US Army serving in Korea from 1950-1952. After his honorable discharge from the service, he was employed with the Tri-State Asphalt Company and then retired after 32 years of service from the Ormet Corporation in Hannibal. For several years following retirement, Bob worked for Allen’s Landscaping.

Bob was an avid outdoorsman who enjoyed hunting and fishing. He loved preparing the fish and wild game and was also an avid wine maker. Bob had many friends at the Blue Angel and the former Haps in Bellaire. He was a member of the Shadyside American Legion post #521 and the Bellaire V.F.W. post #626. On June 13, 1953, Bob married Mary DeFelice who preceded him in death on June 28, 2013 after 60 years of marriage. Surviving are four children: Robert (Catherine) Turner of Shelby; Mary Chuckery (Don Crozier) of Shadyside; Louis (Heather) Turner of Springfield; and Joanne Misenhelder of Bridgeport. Eight grandchildren: Aaron Turner of Lexington; Adam (Elizabeth) Turner of Beavercreek; Alyse Turner of Shelby; Antonia, Annmeri, and Dominic Turner of Springfield; Stephanie Chuckery of Bellaire and Anthony Chuckery of Shadyside; 1 great-granddaughter, Christa Berry. Also surviving are 3 sisters and a brother, Pearl Turner of Shadyside; Sylvia McGuire of Powhatan Point; Gloria Turner of Panama City Beach, Florida; Dick (Jean) Turner of Beallsville; many nieces, nephews, cousins and friends.

In addition to his parents and wife, Bob was preceded in death by a sister, Florence Ollom in 2003 and twin brothers who died in infancy.

Friends may call on Friday, August 1, 2014 from 2-4 and 6-8 PM at the Bauknecht-Altmeyer Funeral Home, 441 37th Street, Bellaire where funeral services will be held on Saturday, August 2, at 10:30 AM with Fr. Samuel R. Saprano officiating. Burial will follow in Mt. Calvary Cemetery, Bellaire, with full military graveside services conducted by Belmont County Veterans Association. Memorial expressions may be made to Wounded Warriors or Salvation Army. Funeral arrangements are being handled by his son, Bob, and his staff from the Turner Funeral Home, Shelby.

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Memories & Condolence

  1. Cinda Jones says:

    My sincere condolences to you and your family. May you find peace.

  2. Larry and Lillian Siebieda says:

    To Mary Turner Chuckery and all her family,
    Larry and I were truly sadden when we received the news of your father, Bob. We are keeping all of your family in our prayers and thoughts. We cannot express enough that we hope you and your family soon can find peace again in your hearts and know that he is at peace and once again with his love, Mary.

  3. Lu Ann Stefaniuk says:

    My sincere sympathy for your loss. My thoughts and prayers are with your family.

  4. Rev. S. T. and Betty Adkins says:

    Bob, Catherine, and family. So sorry to hear of the passing of your father. Always so hard when so unexpected. God always has his timing, and knows what the need is. Our prayers are for comfort for you and the entire family and peace during this difficult time for you.

  5. Ann Imhoff says:

    Bob, Catherine and family
    Sorry to hear this news. I only meant once at your Mothers calling hours but it was like he had known me forever. He is with your Mother now and they are very happy. Prayers for all.

  6. Debbie and Charlie Eshelman says:

    Bob, Catherine and family, Sorry to hear about the loss of your loved one. Our prayers and thoughts are with you at this time.

  7. Jim Barnhart says:

    Dear Friends Bob, Catherine and Family,

    I am so very sorry to read of your loss. Please know my thoughts and prayers are with you all during and after this sad time.


  8. Deanie and Todd Kehres says:

    Thinking of you all at this most difficult time. So very sorry for your loss. Love and prayers!

  9. Pat Saltzgaber says:

    So sorry…..

  10. Beth and Randy Terman says:

    So very sorry for you loss Turner family.

  11. Terry Boice says:

    Sorry,on the passing of your father.

  12. Rich & Andrea Traunero says:

    Bob, so sorry to learn of your father’s death. Please know that you are in our thoughts and prayers. If we can help in any way back in Shelby, let us know.

  13. John & Mary Love says:

    Bob, Cathy & Family
    Sorry to hear about your Father, we will be thinking of you.

  14. Beth & Tim Reik says:

    So Sorry for your loss…know that you are in our thoughts and prayers!

  15. Eddie & Loretta Garczyk & Family says:

    Bob, Mary & Family,
    Our thoughts & prayers are with your entire family. God Bless.
    Eddie, Loretta Garczyk & Family

  16. Frank and Linda Hicks says:

    Our thoughts and prayers.

  17. della newport says:

    So sorry to hear of the passing of your father, you are all in our prayers.
    god bless you all.


  18. Mary Ruckman says:

    Dear Bob Cathy and family
    Sorry to hear of your dad’s passing.
    Thinking if your family at this time.
    Tom& Mary Ruckman
    And family

  19. Dawn Light says:

    Bob, Cathy, and family – I am sorry to hear of the loss of your father. Will keep you all in my thoughts & prayers.
    Dawn Light

  20. Ken and Paula Sturgill says:

    Dear Bob, Catherine and Family,
    We were saddened to hear of the loss of Bob’s father. May knowing that others are thinking of you and keeping you in their prayers bring some comfort at this difficult time. Sincerely, Ken and Paula Sturgill

  21. Mike and Amy Manley says:

    Our deepest sympatjies on your loss. You are in our thoughts during this difficult and sad time.

  22. Jerry Artz says:

    So sorry to hear of your loss. Our thoughts and prayers are with you.

  23. John & Sue Crosser says:

    Sorry to hear about your father, Bob. You and your family are in our thoughts and prayers.

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