Douglas Victor Turner

TURNER, Douglas Victor

Douglas was born in Sidney, BC on February 21, 1941 and left us on March 29, 2006.

He grew up in Victoria where he married his college sweetheart Donna, his wife for 44 years. Doug leaves to mourn, his wife Donna; sons Dean (Marielle) of Kingston, Ontario and Daryl of Victoria; also grandchildren Michael, Allisse and Jake. Mother – Jean 92 years of age, brother Don (Linde) and sister – Cheryl (Brian); numerous nieces, nephews and extended family members. Doug was predeceased by his father Victor.As was his way Doug confronted his illness head-on and worked at making every day count. He will be fondly remembered by many friends and family for his ready laugh and love of life.A special thanks to Dr. Brian White and Dr. John Carr for your care and compassion. You were steadfast advocates for Doug, this we will always remember.

A celebration of Doug’s life will be held on Friday, April 21, 2006 at 1:30pm at Yates Funeral Chapel, 1000 Allsbrook Road, Parksville, BC.

In lieu of flowers, donations in Doug’s memory may be made to the Palliative Care Unit, Nanaimo Regional Hospital, 1200 Dufferin Cresent, Nanaimo, BC V9S 2B7.

YATES FUNERAL SERVICE & CREMATORIUM(248-5859) in care of arrangements.