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Obituary: William Turk

Staff Writer
Gonzales Weekly Citizen

A resident Gonzales, he died May 12, 2010 at 5:50 p.m. at Promise Hospital in Baton Rouge. Due to a prolonged illness he was currently residing in Jefferson Manor Nursing Home. He is survived by his wife, Elisa Corley Turk; sons, Charlie and David Turk; step-sons, Joseph Marchand and wife Jessica, Michael Marchand and Brandon Nickens; grand-daughter,  Destiny Layne Marchand; nephew, Robert “Bobby” Weber; godchildren, Jeanine and Joey Gaudet; and many others - whom called him Dad. He was preceded in death by his mother, Mary Lou Duplessis; father, Martin Turk; and brother, Frederick Clarence Turk. Memorial services will be held at a later date. Friends and family are invited to sign the online guest book at www. ascensionfuneral.com. Ascension Funeral Home, 426 West New River St., Gonzales in charge of arrangements.