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Sylvia Estelle McKnight Turner
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Birth: Jan. 21, 1912
Milton-Freewater
Umatilla County
Oregon, USA
Death: Dec. 24, 1999
Hillsboro
Washington County
Oregon, USA

ossw and w/o Glenn Everett Turner.


The Oregonian (Portland, OR) - December 28, 1999

Sylvia Estelle Turner

A memorial service will be at 1 p.m. Tuesday, Dec. 28, 1999, in Donelson, Sewell & Mathews Mortuary in Hillsboro for Sylvia Estelle Turner, who died Dec. 24 at age 87.
Mrs. Turner was born Jan. 21, 1912, in Milton-Freewater. Her maiden name was McKnight. She attended secretarial school in California and then lived in Portland before moving to Hillsboro in the 1930s. She was a legal secretary for Tongue and later Reeder law offices until her retirement. She was a past president of the state legal secretaries' association and past chairwoman of the Hillsboro School Board. In 1940, she married Glenn Turner; he died in 1992.
Survivors include her sons, Jeffrey M. of Turlock, Calif., and Matthew J. of Craig, Alaska; five grandchildren; and 10 great-grandchildren.

Private interment will be in Fir Lawn Cemetery. The family suggests remembrances to Northwest Medical Teams International or the Special Olympics.
 
 
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 Parents:
  Albert Edgar McKnight (1873 - 1928)
  Charlotte Mae Overman McKnight (1878 - 1951)
 
 Spouse:
  Glenn Everett Turner (1911 - 1992)*
 
 Siblings:
  Dorthea Elsie McKnight*
  Elwood Albert McKnight (1909 - 1991)*
  Sylvia Estelle McKnight Turner (1912 - 1999)
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Fir Lawn Cemetery
Hillsboro
Washington County
Oregon, USA
 
Created by: Tracy Turner
Record added: Dec 04, 2005
Find A Grave Memorial# 12605331
Sylvia Estelle <i>McKnight</i> Turner
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Sylvia Estelle <i>McKnight</i> Turner
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