December 28, 1945 ~ March 8, 2020

Born in: Bethlehem, PA
Resided in: Hilton, New York

Hilton: Suddenly on Sunday, March 8, 2020 at age 74, Bob went home to be with his parents, John and Ruby Turner; brother, Jack Turner.  He leaves behind his loving and devoted children, Ashleigh (Trevor) Smith and Rhett (Stephanie) Turner; his pride and joy grandchildren, Ryleigh and Parker Smith and Jack Turner; loving sister, Donna (Gene) Humeniuk; many nieces, nephews, cousins; mother of his children and dear friend, Susan Turner and the McEntee Family; his best friend David Nemeth; his family and employees of Turner Underground.

Bob was a proud veteran of the United States Army.  He was the founder and owner of Turner Underground and was dedicated to running the company.  He loved spending quality time with his family.  He enjoyed watching the Miami Hurricanes and will be deeply loved and missed by all who knew him.

Bob’s Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated Friday, March 13th 2:00 PM at St. John the Evangelist Church, 55 Martha Street Spencerport, NY 14559.  Interment, St. John’s Catholic Cemetery, Spencerport, NY.  In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to Abbey of the Genesee 3258 River Rd., Piffard, NY 14533 ( in his memory.  For more information and to sign his online guestbook, visit


Service: March 13, 2020 2:00 pm

St. John the Evangelist Church - Spencerport
55 Martha Street
Spencerport, NY 14559

Burial: March 13, 2020 3:00 pm

St. John Catholic Cemetery
Evergreen Street
Spencerport, NY 14559

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The family greatly appreciates donations made to these charities in Robert Turner 's name.

Abbey of the Genesee

3258 River Road Piffard, NY 14533

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  1. My deepest sympathy to the family for your loss . It was an honor to work for Bob over the past three years maintaining his beautiful house. Bob was the most generous man with a big heart . I will miss his stories and his smile on Friday’s . Please let me know if there is anything I can do to help.
    God Bless,
    Mitzi Bishop

  2. Please accept my heartfelt sympathies to your family for the your loss. It has been a pleasure to work with such an honorable man. Bob would share stories with me of so many people he cared for and reached out to. He was so very proud of his family, and loved sharing his life with them. He was encouraging, outspoken, and jovial, and kind. He was a friend, and I am thankful to have had the opportunity to know him. He willed be missed dearly.
    May I offer to help in any way that I can.
    My prayers for your family,
    God Bless You,
    Lisa Winter

  3. Our heartfelt thoughts and prayers are with the all his family and very special friends.

    God bless,

    Doug Escher and The Dale Carnegie family

  4. My deepest condolences to your family in this difficult time. I was honored to have had the chance to meet Bob and experience his warmth, his wit, and his great smile.

    Thinking of you all.

  5. Asleigh and family. We are so sorry to hear of your dads passing. You are all in our prayers. Hoping the many happy memories you have of your Dad will put a smile on your face at this sad time.

    Love and prayers,
    Jim and Donna Grizzanti

  6. Sorry for your loss.. Bob always had a great smile on his face. I can remember bob from high school, quick with a joke or saying. A very hard worker, striving for the best.
    We will miss him

  7. Dear Sue, Ashleigh and Rhett,

    I am so sorry to hear of Bob’s passing. While I never got to meet him – my Mom always had some funny stories to share. I hope your memories and stories get you through this tough time. xoxo


  8. I will fondly remember Bob always, his smile and how being in his presence brightened the mood.
    He will be dearly missed. Our condolences to Sue, Ashleigh, Rhett and family. Don and Faye

  9. I am so deeply sorry for your loss. I will always remember Bob’s warm welcomes and interest in our family owned Christmas tree farm. You are in my thoughts and prayers at this time of sadness. I send my deepest condolences.

  10. We send our deepest thoughts, prayers and hope for comfort to his family, friends and colleagues. We celebrate the memory of his accomplishments and generosity.

    God bless,

    Tony Jordan and the Rochester Youth Sports Foundation Team

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