Belmont-----Helen S. Turner, 77, of 22 Kayla Drive, died at Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA on Friday, October 14, 2005.
Mrs. Turner was born December 20, 1927 in Bangor, Maine, the daughter of Ellsworth B. and Helen V. (Cummings) Rogers. She lived in Dobson, North Carolina for several years before moving to Belmont 2.5 years ago. She was employed at General Electric, Western Electric, Sylvania and Sanders, retiring in 1990.
Mrs. Turner was a member of the Sanbornton Congregational Church, UCC, Sanbornton.
Survivors include her husband, Gerard A. Turner, of Belmont; three sons, John Wilby, of Manchester, Roger Wilby, of Oceanside, California, Raymond Turner of Mt. Airy, N. C.; two daughters, Carol Agrella of Nashua, NH and Debra Vining of Acton, ME; a step-son, David Turner of McDonough, Georgia, two step daughters, Janice Degulis of Hudson, NH and Christine Wilt of Salisbury, MA; seven grandchildren, James Agrella, Ian Wilby, Seth Wilby, Micah Wilby, Jabez Parsons, Derek Parsons and Olivia Rae Turner; eight step grandchildren, Lisa Turner, Ashley Turner, David Turner, Jr., Mike Degulis, Mike Robinson, Zachary Turner, Amanda Turner and Elizabeth Turner; two great grandchildren, Alexandria Agrella and Mckenzie Agrella; four step great grandchildren, Joseph Degulis, Mia Katherine Degulis, Kevin Conduin and Elizabeth Conduin; two sisters, Barbara Melanson of Wakefield, MA and Flora Bergquist of Copoke Falls, New York; two nephews and three nieces. She was predeceased by a grandson, Paul Agrella in 1993.
There will be no calling hours
A Memorial Service will be held on Thursday, October 20, 2005 at 1:00PM at the Sanbornton Congregational Church, UCC, 21 Meeting House Hill Road, Sanbornton, NH. Rev. Patrice Ficken, will officiate.
Burial will precede the Memorial Service on Thursday, October 20, 2005 at 11:00AM at the New Hampshire State Veterans Cemetery, 110 Daniel Webster Highway, Boscawen, NH.
In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to the American Diabetes Association, Manchester, NH Office, 249 Canal Street, Manchester, NH 03101.
Wilkinson-Beane Funeral Home & Cremation Services, 164 Pleasant Street, Laconia, NH is in charge of the arrangements.