Lewis and Amy Turner, BiographyPorter County biographical sketches . . . .

Transcribed biography of Lewis and Amy Turner


The Turner family has lived in Beverly Shores for 35 years, and until a few years ago owned a restaurant in Whiting, Indiana.

Lewis is a veteran of World War I where he served on the Mexican Border in 1916 and 1917 and in France from 1917 to 1919. He is a member of the VFW, Post 909 where he held Post Commander and Post District Commander. He has also held membership in the Masons, Scottish Rites of South Bend, Orak Shrine and Eastern Stars.

Amy Turner is the VFW Auxiliary Post President and Post Department Conductors. She is also a member of the Eastern Stars and American Legion.

The Turners have two children and eight grandchildren.

Their son, Dick, lives in Talmadge, Ohio, and works for the Goodyear Company. Loretta lives in Munster, Indiana and works for the Hammond Clinic.

Written by their grandson, Scott Rakos.

Source: American Revolution Bicentennial Committee of Porter County. 1976. A Biographical History of Porter County, Indiana. Valparaiso, Indiana: American Revolution Bicentennial Committee of Porter County, Inc. 180 p.
Page(s) in Source: 170

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Biography transcribed by Steven R. Shook


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