Patricia “Patty” M. Turner passed away at Rosebud Health Care Center on March 23, 2021 at the age of 90.
Patricia Madeline Jackson was born on March 2, 1931 in Forsyth, Montana to Floyd and Winifred (Hoff) Jackson. She grew up on a ranch on Sweeney Creek. She attended the Sweeney Creek Country School and graduated from Rosebud High School.
She married David S. Turner on June 24, 1950 at First Presbyterian Church in Forsyth, Montana. They were married for 70 years and were blessed with four children. They raised their family and made a living on Sweeney Creek.
Patty was a hard worker. On the ranch she was not only a number one ranch hand, but she also did all the cooking and housework. She will be remembered for her love of family, as a great neighbor and for her strong Christian beliefs. Patty will be missed greatly by her family and friends.
She is survived by her husband, Dave Turner, sons; William Turner, Clyde (Linda) Turner, Frank (Julie) Turner and daughter Karen (Orlyn) Anderson. Also 10 grandchildren, numerous great grandchildren, nephews, nieces, and cousins. She is preceded in death by her parents, daughter-in-law Deb Turner, and brother Calvin Jackson.
A graveside funeral will be held on March 29, 2021 at 11:00 am at Forsyth Cemetery in Forsyth. Following the graveside service, a luncheon will be held at the Rosebud Community Chapel in Rosebud. Condolences can be made to the family by visiting www.stevensonandsons.com. Should friends desire memorials can be made to the Rosebud Community Chapel in Rosebud, MT.