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1935 James 2017

James L Turner

September 28, 1935 — June 30, 2017

James L. Turner of Terre Haute and formerly of Rosedale and Clinton

Age:  81

Time of Death:  11:47 AM

Date of Death: June 30. 2017

Place of Death: Union Hospital, Terre Haute, Indiana

Date of Birth:  September 28, 1935

Place of Birth: Terre Haute, Indiana

Parents: Paul Turner and Rosetta James Turner

Employment: State of Indiana Department of Revenue, and Former owner of Zamberletti’s at the Castle Restaurant in Clinton, Indiana

Memberships: Sacred Heart Church, Clinton.

Military Service: Korean War, U.S. Navy and Navy Reserve for 33 years.

Marriage Date: July 17, 1965 to Virginia A. Zamberletti Giovanini Turner

Preceded in Death by:


Wife; Virginia Turner (March 30, 2005)


Daughter; Lisa Wilson and her husband Shawn of Terre Haute, Indiana

Step Son; Michael Giovanini and his wife Sue of Clinton, Indiana

Step Daughter; Adele Fossi and her husband Ernie of Clinton, Indiana

Grandchildren, Chris Barnes, Jamie Southard and Michael Giovanini Jr.

Several great grandchildren

Special friend; Lillie Mae

Service Time: Prayer service at 10:30 AM, Thursday, Giovanini Funeral Home followed by Mass of Christian Burial at 11:00 AM

Service Date: July 6, 2017

Service Place: Sacred Heart Church, Clinton, IN

Minister:  Father Varghese Maliakkal

Place of Burial: Entombment – Roselawn Chapel of Memories

Visitation: 5:00 PM to 8:00 PM. Wednesday.  Rosary recited at 7:30 PM, Wednesday.

Special Notes: Military and Honor Guard services will be conducted at Roselawn Memorial Park

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