Donna-Jean Charlotte Turner (nee Sutherland)

Donna-Jean Charlotte Turner (nee Sutherland)

Donna-Jean Charlotte Turner (nee Sutherland) passed away peacefully in the Bulkley Valley District Hospital in Smithers on July 15, 2015 at the age of 73 years.

Donna-Jean was born on Feb.10, 1942, in Tisdale, Sask, the eldest daughter of Cecil Clarence Sutherland and Velma Lenora Dahl. She married Kenneth Raymond Turner in Prince George, BC on May 10, 1958. They were blessed with two daughters, Debbie and Barb. In 1960 the family moved to Houston, BC where they have resided for 55 years.

Donna is survived by her dear friend Vern Lokken and daughters Debbie (Eric) and Barb (Jim); grandchildren Amber (Rod), Jennifer (Darren), Ken (Jill), Carla (Curtis), Ashley (Jake) and Amalia; great grandchildren Lane, Shannelle, Denae, Raewyn, Kate-Lynn and Gabriel; sisters Sharon (Robert) and Wanda; brothers Niel and Roy (Julie); brother-in-law Paul. She was predeceased by her husband Kenneth; parents Cecil and Velma; step-mother Joyce; sister Cecile; brothers-in-law Wayne and Syl.

Donna will be fondly remembered by her immediate family as well as many nieces, nephews, cousins, aunts, uncles, in-laws and friends.

A Memorial Service will be held on Friday, July 24th at 1:00 pm in the Houston Royal Canadian Legion.

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