Gwendolyn Turner passed peacefully after a long illness on January 9, 2021 at the age of 99.
Gwen was born and lived in Edmonton all her life. She was a loyal civilian member of the Royal Canadian Mounted Police (K Division) for 44 years, retiring in 1985. She worked with the RCMP Veterans Association after retirement. Gwen was a life member of Beta Sigma Phi and the Northern Alberta Pioneers & Descendants’ Association.
Gwendolyn is predeceased by her birth parents, adoptive parents, her adoptive siblings, and her lifetime best friend, Thelma, with whom she shared many birthdays and Christmas celebrations.
She is remembered by her Beta Sigma Phi sisters in Edmonton. Grateful thanks to Beth, for all her visits and social excursions over the years.
She is remembered by close family friend Patricia Williams of Lethbridge.
A big thank you to the staff at Good Samaritan Southgate Care Centre for making Gwen’s life as comfortable as possible the past five years.
No flowers please. A private graveside service will be held at a later date
If you wish to remember her, a donation may be made in Gwen’s name to the Edmonton Humane Society.