Lennie Turnmire

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Lennie Turnmire

May 08, 1929 - January 03, 2019

Lennie Turnmire Lennie Turnmire
ST. CHARLES, Minn. -- Lennie Turnmire, 89, of St. Charles died Thursday, Jan. 3, 2019, at Seasons Hospice in Rochester, Minn.
Lennie was born May 8, 1929, in Harmony.
Survivors include his wife, Sarah “Sody” Golish Turnmire; two sons, Arlie Golish and Edward Golish; a daughter, Priscilla (Roger) Koenig; eight grandchildren; and several great-grandchildren. He was preceded in death by an infant twin brother.
Funeral services will be 11 a.m. Monday, Jan. 7, at Hoff Funeral and Cremation Service in St. Charles, with the Reverend Sarah Walker Brown of Pilot Mound Lutheran Church officiating. Burial will be at Fort Snelling National Cemetery in Minneapolis, in the spring. Friends may call from 10 a.m. until time of services Monday at the funeral home. Please share a memory of Lennie online and view his video tribute when it becomes available a www.hofffuneral.com.
Published on January 6, 2019
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Terri (McCallson) Kotek
Jan 08, 2019
I am sorry to hear about Lennie. I know this name because my dad, Duane McCallson (gone for 8 years now) and his brother Larry McCallson of Mabel, MN were friends with Lennie. Growing up I remember his name. Prayers of comfort are with you at this difficult time. Terri
Butch Hart
Jan 07, 2019
I worked at the Dresbach truck station for MNDOT & Lennie used to come in to have work done his truck & various other times. He was as good "egg" & always have good things to say & a laugh or 2. My Condolences go out to his Family.
Mark Connell,MD
Jan 07, 2019
Very sorry to learn of Lennie’s death.
My prayers and condolences to his family. I was Lennie’s doctor for a long time. We were friends and always had a ‘first name’ relationship. I was lucky to know him.
Carol ( Cordes ) Zumach
Jan 06, 2019
Sara and family so sorry to hear of your loss you have our deepest sympathies.Lennie and our father worked together for 30years for MnDot Lennie became a very special friend of our family in always had a smile no matter what always a kind word to say we enjoyed having him for many family occasions he always made it a joyous time .sending our sympathy from all the the Herb and Delores Cordes children and families .