Karen Lynn Waltman Turner, age 69, passed away on Friday, October 25, 2019 at 1:34 pm at McKay Dee Hospital in Ogden, Utah; born on February 27, 1950 in Fontana, California. She was the youngest and only daughter to Frank Robert and Charlotte Elizabeth (Leo) Waltman.
She graduated from the Los Angeles College of Medical and Dental Assistants In 1970. In her youth she loved synchronized swimming and caring for and raising animals. She loved to teach and instruct and was always eager to pass her knowledge of the world onto others.
She married the man of her dreams, Larry Lee Turner on July 29, 1972 in Las Vegas, Nevada. Karen loved history and was an avid collector of her families past. She was a well of information that will surely be missed.
She is preceded in death by her daughter Erin Elizabeth, husband Larry, and her Parents Charlotte and Frank and brothers Gene and Ralph surely they are having a joyous reunion.
She is survived by her oldest brother Glenn (Donna), granddaughters Crystal Marie (Sam) Mafua and Kaleigh Nicole Weissenfels , great-grand children Aarin, Leka, Leini and her many nieces and nephews who will miss her greatly.
A public memorial service will be held on Saturday, November 2, 2019 at 1 pm with a visitation prior from 12 to1 pm at Aaron’s Mortuary, 496 24th Street, Ogden.
The family asks that in lieu of flowers donations be made at any American First Credit Union in the Karen Waltman Turner Memorial Acct 9113051.