Obituary of Tony Turner, Sr.
Tony Allan Turner Sr., 53, a resident of Huguenot, NY passed away unexpectedly on Friday, January 5, 2018. He was born in Newburgh, NY on May 27, 1964, the son of the late Michael Gilbert Turner and the late Katherine E. Bartholomew Turner.
Tony enjoyed fishing, cookouts, bonfires, hunting and working around his home. His favorite thing most of all was working on cars for his family and friends. He always loved being with family and his friends.
He worked as a diesel mechanic for many years for many mechanical shops in the area.
He is survived by the love of his life of 34 years, Claudia Coons. Survivors also include a son, Tony (Olga) Turner Jr. and three daughters; Katherine (John) Kolstad, Autumn (Jesse) Turner, and Tiffani (Yensi) Turner. Step children Alicia (Shawn) Russell, Roger (Amy) Kelly, and Annie Hoffman. He is also survived by 14 grandchildren, four brothers; Eddie (Evelyn) Turner, Michael (Beverly) Turner, Steven (Christina) Turner, and Carl Turner and three sisters; Regina (Bill) Mortensen, Cindy (Roger) Kelly, and Lisa Murray. Also several nieces, nephews, aunts, uncles, cousins and his beloved dog, Junior.
Tony was predeceased by his Pop, Charles Dunn, and his loving dog, Grizzly.
A visitation will be held at Gray-Parker Funeral Home, Inc., 100 E. Main Street, Port Jervis, NY 12771 on Thursday, January 11, 2018 from 1:00pm – 3:00pm. Funeral services will follow at the funeral home at 3:00pm.
Cremation will follow at MacLennan Hall Crematorium, Milford, PA.
Funeral arrangements are by the GRAY-PARKER FUNERAL HOME, 100 E. Main St., Port Jervis, 12771. 845.856.5191 For additional information, directions, or to send a condolence note to the family, please visit www.grayparkerfuneralhome.com