Wayne E. Turner, 36, of Lakeview, passed away Tuesday, Dec. 24, 2013, in Mary Rutan Hospital.
He was born June 30, 1977, in Bellefontaine and was a graduate of Triad High School. He was currently employed with Storm’s Trucking and had previously worked as a mechanic with his brother. He loved Harley-Davidson motorcycles and working on the bikes of his friends and others.
He is survived by his parents, Rex Turner of Belle Center and Janice Charlene Van Hoose Turner of Lakeview; his fiancée, Ashley Barcus; his children, Summer Boitnott and Harlyn Barcus; sisters, Christy (Jason) Woodruff of Mutual and Regina Hall of Lakeland, Fla.; brother, Richie (Allysia) Turner of West Milton; nine nieces and nephews; one great-niece; as well as numerous aunts, uncles, cousins, and a host of friends.
He was preceded in death by his grandparents, Norman and Bobbie Turner and Harry and Delores Van Hoose; sister, Rebecca Lynn Turner; and nephew, Jade Allen Michael Turner.
Calling is from 5 to 8 p.m. Sunday at Vernon Funeral Home, Urbana. A funeral begins at 11 a.m. Monday in the Mechanicsburg Freewilll Baptist Church with Pastors Mark Hackworth and Jesse Walters officiating. Burial is in Fairview Cemetery, Mutual.
Memorial contributions may be made to the American Heart Association, P.O. Box 15120, Chicago, IL 60693. Condolences may be sent to the family at www.vernonfh.com.