TURNER, Lauril Roy “Keith”
January 26, 2024

Lauril Roy (Keith) Turner passed away in Pointe-Claire, Quebec on Friday January 26th, 2024. He was 91.

Keith was born on July 7th 1932 in Kingston, Jamaica to Byron Joseph Turner and Gladys May Rose.

Keith was educated at Alpha Academy Elementary School and Kingston Technical High School in Jamaica. Thereafter, he attended university and studied dentistry in England. Keith loved his profession which he practiced in England, Canada and Jamaica until 2018 when he retired at the age of 86.

Keith was a hard worker who believed in the saying “Never put off until tomorrow what can be done today”. He was quick to laugh, had a soft heart and was generous, participating in community projects through the Kiwanis Club where he served as President and through the Masonic lodge where he served as Master.

Keith was predeceased by his sister Barbara, daughters Marjorie and Dawn and son Colin (Margareta). He is survived by his beloved wife of 55 years Merethe, son Stephen (Alison), grandchildren Alvin, Karim, Nikasha, Cionne, Kimberley, Regina, Joseph and Katherine, several great-grandchildren, brothers Hancel and Horace, sisters Doreen and Pauline, several nieces and nephews and many other family members.

A Lutheran Service will be held on February 10, 2024 at 1 p.m. in the sanctuary of Ste. Genevieve United Church, 4695 St. Jean, Dollard-des-Ormeaux, H9H 2A7. The family will receive condolences from 12 to 1 p.m. and refreshments will be served in the reception hall following the service.

In lieu of flowers donations to the Old Brewery Mission and The Welcome Hall Mission would be greatly appreciated.

Visitation

Voluntas Commémoration

4695 Boul. St-Jean, Dollard-des-Ormeaux, Qc H9H 2A7

February 10, 2024 at 12 p.m. to 1p.m.

Service

Voluntas Commémoration

4695 Boul. St-Jean, Dollard-des-Ormeaux, Qc H9H 2A7

February 10, 2024 at 1p.m.

One response

  1. Ivan Regina

    February 9, 2024 at 3:47 pm

    Dear Keith
    We met at your son Colin’s wedding to our daughter Margaréta in London in May 2015.
    Since then we only communicated in writing. At first, when you and Merethe lived in Jamaica, later when you moved to Montreal, CA.
    We kept our fingers crossed for you when your health deteriorated.
    We say a big thank You for getting to know you.
    Irena & Ivan, the parents of your daughter – in – law Margareta
    Tomas brother of Margareta.

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