John Turner, 52  of RIDGEFIELD PARK, NJ

Born March 15, 1965 Christ Hospital, Jersey City to Harold P. and Kathleen Turner.

Grew up in Union City then Ridgefield Park.  Most recently resided in Tunkhannock, PA.

Younger brother of Harold C. "Hal" Turner. Father to Nicole with former wife Janice Turner (nee Horzempa).

Baptized St. Anthony's, Union City.  First Holy Communion and Confirmation at St. Francis Ridgefield Park.

Attended Roosevelt School then High School in Ridgefield Park.

Earned a living as a Home Improvement Contractor, installing replacement windows and vinyl siding.

Died at Geisinger Medical Center in Wilkes Barre, PA  on 4-25-17 after 3 year battle with Esophageal Cancer.

Pre-deceased by Father, Harold P. and later, by Stepfather, John "Jack" Diamond.

Survived by mother Kathleen (Turner) Diamond of Tunkhannock, PA, brother Harold C. of North Bergen, NJ and daughter Nicole of Georgia.

Memorial Mass at:


Nativity of the Blessed Virgin Mary

99 E. Tioga St, Tunkhannock, PA 18657


Phone: (570) 836-3275

Thursday, May 4,  10:00 AM