Robert M. Turner • February 21, 2019
Robert Mason Turner, 85, of Pensacola, Florida passed away peacefully in his sleep on the morning of February 21, 2019.
Bob was born in Brooklyn, New York and raised in Hempstead, New York. He served honorably in the United States Army and was a member of the Knights of Columbus. Bob enjoyed watching sports and was an avid LSU Tigers fan but spending time with his family was most important to him, especially with his grandchildren.
Bob was preceded in death by his parents, John and Margaret (nee Jones). He is survived by his loving wife of 24 years, Barbara (nee Devir), his first wife Noreen (nee Sullivan) and their children Robert (Monica), James (Jeanne), and Francesca; grandchildren Alexandra, Erica, Reilly, Zoe, and Owen.
Interment will be held at Barrancas National Cemetery (Naval Air Station Pensacola) at 12:30 PM on Tuesday, February 26, 2019. Procession will form at 11:00 AM at Pensacola Memorial Gardens located on 7433 Pine Forest Rd, Pensacola, FL 32526 and leave promptly at 11:30 AM. In lieu of flowers donations may be made in Robert’s name to the Prostate Cancer Foundation at www.pcf.org.