Born:September 24, 1934

Passed Away:October 27, 2013

Location:Sun City, Arizona

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Robert (Bob) N. Turgeon

Robert (Bob) Turgeon, 79, passed away unexpectedly, Sunday, October 27, 2013. He is the son of Alice and Albert Turgeon and resided in Arizona for 33 years. Bob served in the US Army and was a veteran supporter till his death. He was married to his best friend, Lorraine Turgeon, for 56 1/2 years, to the day.

Bob has always been self-employed in various industries including: a family toy store, coins and stamps (numismatist), auctioneer, and painter. His love for coins and stamps stems from high school and continued til recently. Once he retired, he worked part-time at a local supermarket til last weekend. Bob was an avid gardener, thoroughly enjoyed all sports, had a passion for food, and had an extreme love for traveling. He and his wife traveled extensively throughout Europe and Australia and 49 of the 50 United States. Bob also loved being around his grandchildren and family and he spent a lot of time on family day- trips.

Bob is survived by his wife Lorraine Turgeon, his three children, Sue Beaule of Escondido, Ca. and her husband Brian; Bob Jr., of Minot, ME and his wife Ann; and JoAnn Dickson of Glendale, AZ and her husband John; his six grandchildren: :Nikki Griffin, Jaime Berube, Jake Rancourt, Holly Rancourt, Michael Dickson, and Jenna Dickson; great grandchildren: Lydia and Gabriel Berube and his brother Roger Turgeon. He is preceded in death by two other brothers, Fernand Turgeon and Richard Turgeon. He will be missed dearly by all who knew him.

A funeral mass is being held Saturday, November 2, 2013 at 11:00 am at St. Thomas More Chapel, 6180 W. Utopia Rd., Glendale, Az. 85308

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22 Memories to “Robert (Bob) N. Turgeon”

  1. Bob & Ann Turgeon says:

    Always will cherish the memories we had together from our times in Maine and our visits to Arizona. God speed, and love always. We will miss you, Dad.

  2. Louise Martel says:

    My deepest condolences to all the family. I remember Mr Turgeon with the coin and stamp shop on Lisbon St, and the many times I hung out at the house on Webster with JoAnn. My heart aches for all of you. May he Rest in Peace and may you all find comfort in remembering the good times you had with him. God Bless

  3. Patty and Paul Sarrazin says:

    Dear JoAnn:

    Our condolences to you and all your family. May your heart heal with the wonderful memories I am sure you have of your father. Know that you are in our thoughts and prayers.

  4. Kathryn and Tim Beaule says:

    Dear Sue, Brian and Family,

    So sorry to hear of your loss. We want you to know that you are in our thoughts and prayers during this difficult time. May your memories be a source of comfort now and always.
    Love you,
    Kathy and Tim

  5. Diane Gahagan Bellavance says:

    Dear JoAnn and family:

    My condolences to you and your family. May your memories provide strength and comfort during this difficult time.

  6. Gary and Elaine Dunton says:

    Dear Sue, Brian and Family
    So sorry to hear of your loss. Cherish the memories.
    You are in our thoughts and prayer
    Love,
    Gary and Elaine,

  7. Gerry Breton says:

    Mrs. Turgeon, Bob, Sue, and JoAnn, we are sorry to hear of your loss and wish you the best during this difficult time. Gerry and Rose Breton

  8. Madeleine Dupre says:

    My deepest sympathies to you and your family. May Bob rest in peace….Cherish the memories of so many wonderful years together.

  9. Paul & Anita Olko says:

    Sorry to hear of your loss. Our thoughts and prayers are with all of you.

  10. Dan & Dot Cunliffe ( Republic Jewelry & Coin ) says:

    We have many fond memories of Bob as he would always greet you with a smile a
    warm handshake and a humorous story while chewing on one of his Cigars. Bob was a wonderful family man and a good business man
    with great integrity. We have lost a great friend.!! God Bless Bob and his Family. Dan & Dot Cunliffe

  11. Bea Mathieu says:

    So very sorry about your loss. My thoughts and prayers are with your family at this most difficult time.

  12. Patricia Frechette Malcuit says:

    My deepest sympathies to the entire Turgeon family on your loss.
    Thoughts and prayers sent your way…

  13. Karen Ouellette says:

    Mrs. Turgeon, Jo, Sue and Bob,

    My deepest condolences to all the entire family. Memories go way back to early childhood, hanging out at your house, the many sleepovers, and throughout the years. I always enjoyed visiting him when you returned to Maine. This is just so sad. Keep your memories close to your heart and he will always be with you. With love, Karen

  14. Wendy and Dan Longley says:

    Our deepest sympathies to Mrs. Turgeon and family in the loss of your husband, dad, and grandfather. May you cherish the many memories and fun family trips you all shared together. Our thoughts and prayers are with you.

  15. Norm and Betty Turgeon says:

    Tante Lorraine, Bob, Sue, Joann and families,

    All our prayers are with you. I will always remember the Thanksgivings and Christmases our families got together. There were so many happy memories….

    Love Norm and Betty

  16. Doris and Bob Ouellette says:

    Aunt Lorraine, Sue, Bob, Joann and families,

    So sorry to hear of your sudden loss. Please know that we are all thinking of you and praying for you. Lots of good memories from our childhood holidays. We have also been remininscing with Dad of their times growing up, and working together later on. For Dad and all of us here in Maine, we are with you in spirit and share in your loss and wish you all strength and love and lots of family support. God bless you all!

    Love, Doris and Bob

  17. Holly says:

    I’m so grateful we got to spend so much more time with Pepere over the last couple of years. I will cherish all of the memories we made.

    xo

  18. Sue says:

    Dad, I never realized how many gifts you left. I will miss you always….

  19. Louise and Frank Wotton says:

    Matante, JoAnn, Sue, Bob and families,

    Our deepest condolences on your loss. My fondest memories were of our family Christmas parties in Maine when Mononcle Bob played his accordian and Dad and Mononcle Fern started singing – off key of course. Those were fun times and great memories . . .

    Love,
    Louise

  20. Jo says:

    Dad, you were so very loved and I will miss you. You lived life to the fullest and I hope I can emulate that, and even eat my own steak and hot dogs along the way. Love always!

  21. Kaitlyn Beaule says:

    My deepest condolences to all affected by the loss of a family member or great friend.

    I feel privileged to have known you, Pepere, the caring, passionate, and hard-working person you were. I will hold with me the wonderful memories of you – playing cards, hearing valuable life lessons, and BBQing. You has moved into the next phase of your existence and will be watching over. Love you!

  22. Nick and Cindy Beaule says:

    Cynthia and I would like to express our condolences on the unexpected loss of such a wonderful member of your family. I will always remember Bob as an intelligent and kind hearted man who always had a story to tell. He was a caring and giving person and will be deeply missed. Love Nick, Cindy, Ava and Zoe.

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