Martha K. Turvey, 81


Martha Kay Turvey, 81, passed away Saturday, Jan. 9, 2016, following an extended illness.

Born Oct. 31, 1934, in Mechanicstown, she was a daughter to the late Edwin J. and Dorothy Louise (Blazy) Hawk.

Martha was a member of the Algonquin Spinners & Weavers Guild.

She is survived by her husband, James W. Turvey, whom she married June 17, 1955; and their children, Susan C. Turvey, Jane Ann (Jeff Carnes) Turvey and Dana J. (Barb Tarbet) Turvey.

She also preceded in death by her sister, Sue Powell; and a brother, Edwin B. Hawk

A private memorial service will be held at a later date at the convenience of the family.

The family wishes to thank Arbors at Minerva and Crossroads Hospice for their wonderful care.

Messages of condolence may be sent to the family at

Memorial contributions may be made in the name of Martha K. Turvey to the Carroll County Animal Protection League, PO Box 353 Carrollton, OH 44615

Paquelet Funeral Home & Crematory was in charge of arrangements.