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Heidi Turk

Heidi Turk         “beloved mother, daughter and sister”

SHINGLEHOUSE, Pa.---Heidi Turk, 45, of Shinglehouse, passed away unexpectedly on Thursday, August 16, 2018.

Born on January 31, 1973 on Elmendorf Air Force Base in Anchorage, Alaska, she was a daughter of James P. “Jim” and Gertrud E. “Gert” Gaubatz Kellogg.

On May 7, 1994 in Shinglehouse, she married Stephen Turk, who survives.

Heidi was a graduate of Oswayo Valley High School, Class of 1991, in Shinglehouse and a graduate of the former Olean Business Institute in Olean, N.Y.  She was employed at the Oswayo Valley High School as the Guidance Office secretary for 9 years until retiring due to ill health.  She also was the owner and operator of Heidi’s Country Restaurant in Shinglehouse for several years.

She enjoyed fishing and solving Sudoku puzzles.  Heidi’s greatest love was her children.

Surviving in addition to her parents of Shinglehouse are her former husband of Shinglehouse; her three children, twins, Kaylee M. Turk and Hunter M. Turk, and Kelsey C. Turk, all at home; her siblings, Jurgen (Judy) Kellogg of Youngsville, Ben (Melissa) Kellogg of Shinglehouse, Joanne M. (Larry) McCutcheon of Ischua, N.Y., and Jim P. (Dawn) Kellogg of Harrisburg; and several nieces and nephews.

Heidi was predeceased by her paternal and maternal grandparents.

Private funeral services will be held in the Virgil L. Howard Funeral Home, Shinglehouse, Pa., with Pastor Curt MacDonald of the Myrtle Gospel Tabernacle Church, Shinglehouse, officiating. Burial will be in Bell Run Cemetery, Shinglehouse.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the American Cancer Society.

Heidi’s family has entrusted her care to Kevin J. Dusenbury, funeral director/owner of the Virgil L. Howard Funeral Home, Shinglehouse.

To express condolences or share a fond memory of Heidi, please visit www.virgillhowardfuneralhome.com

 





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TINA&CHARLES HARRIS Aug 26 2018 12:00 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Heidi Turk

Jenni Aug 19 2018 12:00 AM

So very heartbroken to hear of Heidi's passing. My thoughts and prayers are with her family during this difficult time.

Jenni Aug 19 2018 12:00 AM

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- Aug 18 2018 12:00 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Heidi Turk

Kevin & Patty Aug 18 2018 12:00 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Heidi Turk

Lew & Elaine Fisher Aug 18 2018 12:00 AM

I am so sad to hear of passing of Heidi, she was such a sweet soul with so much to offer. She sure loved her children. She was beautiful inside and out, with an infectious smile. My prayers for her family. Please hold onto those precious memories. My heart breaks for all of you, especially her children. May God rest his hand on you at this very difficult time.

Carla Fetzer Aug 17 2018 12:00 AM

Words can not express our sorrow. All of you are in our thoughts and prayers.

Dave and Kathy Garrity Aug 17 2018 12:00 AM

I'm so sorry to hear of your loss.Such a sweet young lady. You will be in my prayers. May God bring you peace.
Howie Wheeler

Howie Wheeler Sr. Aug 17 2018 12:00 AM

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Nancy Margeson Walsh Aug 17 2018 12:00 AM

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