MERLE NELSON TURNER, 88, of Omaha, a long-time former Atlantic grocer (8-12-2019)


July 19th, 2019 by Ric Hanson

MERLE NELSON TURNER, 88, of Omaha (formerly of Atlantic), died Feb. 9th.  A Celebration of Life for MERLE NELSON TURNER will be held on Monday, August 12th at 12:00 PM at the First United Methodist Church in Atlantic.


A burial of the cremated remains will be at Flint Cemetery, west of Griswold, IA on Highway 92 at 11:00 AM.  Friends and family are invited to attend.

MERLE TURNER is survived by:

His sons – David Turner, of Winnebago, IL., and Randy (Barb) Turner, of Fort Dodge.

His daughters – Linda (Gary) Knueven, of Manning; Deb (Rue) Johnson, of Osceola NE, and Lori Larsen, of Omaha NE.

His sister – Dorothy Christensen, of Atlantic.

His sister-in-law: Beth Turner, of Atlantic.

9 Grandchildren, several great-grandchildren, nieces and nephews.