Doris A. Turner, 86, of Cottage Hills, passed away at 8:45 a.m. Monday, Dec. 28, 2015, at Alton Nursing and Rehabilitation.
She was born Aug. 29, 1929, in Burlington, Iowa, the daughter of Louis and Hattie (Hook) Donahue.
She married Jack Turner in Chester. He died July 13, 1993.
Doris retired after 26 years as a mental health technician from Alton State Hospital. She then worked as a cook for Bethalto Care Center.
Surviving are two sons, Richard (Diane) Littlefield and Alan (Nancy) Turner, all of Cottage Hills; and numerous grandchildren.
Her parents, husband and daughter, Debra Hartwell, preceded in death.
In accordance with her wishes, her body was cremated.
Memorials may be made to the American Cancer Society.
Marks Mortuary in Wood River is in charge of arrangements.