Harriet G. Turner

Jan. 24, 1921 - June 3, 2006

Harriet G. Turner, 85, died Saturday, June 3, 2006, at Masonic Healthcare Center in Dousman.

She was born Jan. 24, 1921, in Muskegon, Mich., the daughter of Dar and Charlotte (nee Harper) Vriesman.

A registered nurse, she worked at Oconomowoc Memorial Hospital and later the Masonic Home in Dousman. She was a member of Ottawa Presbyterian Church and volunteered at Oconomowoc Memorial Hospital.

She is survived by her daughter, Ellen (Charles) Jacobi of Sioux City, Iowa, and her stepchildren, the Rev. Francis E. (Diane) Ihrman of West Virginia and Barbara (Ed) Rux of Oconomowoc. Also surviving are her four grandchildren; her four great-grandchildren; her siblings, Rod (Tina) Vriesman of Menomonee Falls, Dar (Elaine) Vriesman of Colorado and Jeanne (Ed) Witort of Arkansas; and other relatives and friends.

She is predeceased by her parents and her husbands, Francis P. Ihrman and Harry Turner.

A funeral service will be held at 10 a.m. Saturday, June 10, at Ottawa Presbyterian Church in the town of Ottawa.

The family appreciates memorials to the Ottawa Presbyterian Church or the American Heart Association.

Pagenkopf Funeral Home is serving the family. For more information, call 567-4457 or visit