|Birth: ||Oct. 15, 1923|
|Death: ||Feb. 15, 2005|
Alice M. Turner (nee Brandenburg), Lt. Col., USAF Retired), wife of Willard J. Turner "Bud" (Lt. Col. USAF Retired) of Fredericksburg, Texas made the PCS move from this world to eternity on Tuesday, February 15, 2005 after battling lymphoma for over four years. Col. Turner was born in Austin, Texas on 15 October 1923 to Paul Brandenburg and Milda Brandenburg (nee Wissemann). She grew up in Hilda, Mason and Fredericksburg, Texas. She graduated from Taylor High School in Taylor, Texas. Col. Turner had 24 years of military service. She entered the Army as a commissioned officer after graduation from the Brackenridge School of Nursing. After serving three years in the Army, Col. Turner returned to the University of Texas to complete her undergraduate degree and after serving some brief time in civilian nursing duties, reenlisted in the United States Air Force. She met her future husband while stationed at Gunter AFB, Alabama. Although assigned to Germany, Alice and Bud were later married on 28 June 1963 in Athens, Greece and spent their honeymoon there. Alice has had overseas assignments in Japan, Germany and Alaska. After retiring in May 1974, Col. Turner returned to the University of Texas and earned her Masters Degree in Elementary Education. She was a lifetime member of the United Methodist Church. Surviving Col. Turner include her husband, brother, William Brandenburg of St. Louis, MO., Irene and Duane Kornegay of Seguin, TX., Howard and Irene Brandenburg of New Braunfels, Texas and many niece and nephews. The visitation will be held on Monday, February 21, 2005 from 5:00 – 8:00 P.M. at Sunset Funeral Home, 1701 Austin Hwy. The funeral service will be held on Tuesday, February 22, 2005 at 12 noon at the funeral home. The interment will military honors will follow at Ft. Sam Houston National Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society of the U.S. will be thankfully appreciated.
Paul William Brandenburg (1888 - 1945)
Milda Marie Wissemann Brandenburg (1891 - 1982)
Willard J Turner (1923 - 2007)
Alice Mae Brandenburg Turner (1923 - 2005)
Howard Carl Brandenburg (1931 - 2013)*
Fort Sam Houston National Cemetery
Created by: Tracy Turner
Record added: Aug 22, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 40967758
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