James Daniel McTurner, 65, Racine, passed away at 5:46 p.m., Friday, September 7, 2012, in the Cabell-Huntington Hospital in Huntington, West Virginia. Born December 21, 1946, in Columbus, Ohio, he was the son of the late Donald Ray and Rosemary Theresa Gallivan McTurner. He was retired as a management executive in the cablevision industry. He was a U.S. Army veteran of the Vietnam Conflict and he was of the Catholic faith. He was a member of the Racine Post #602 of the American Legion.
Surviving is his wife, Linda C. Yost McTurner, whom he married November 7, 1968, in Athens, Ohio; two daughters, Carmen Clifford of Racine, and Meg Craighead of Raleigh, North Carolina; two grandchildren, Audrey Clifford of Racine, and David Faig of Tennessee; two sisters, Theresa Buescher of Jackson, Ohio, and Jeanie Campbell of Alexandria, Kentucky; and an uncle, William Gallivan of Jackson, Ohio.
In keeping with Daniel’s wishes, there are no calling hours or funeral service. A memorial service will be conducted at a later date at the Racine United Methodist Church. Interment will be in the Greenwood Cemetery, Racine. Funeral arrangements are entrusted to the Cremeens Funeral Home, Racine.
Expressions of sympathy may be sent to the family by visiting www.cremeensfuneralhomes.com.