• Celebration of Life for Benton A. Turner

    Jan 9, 2021, 5:00 PM US/Eastern

  • Paddle Out-Maui

    Dec 29, 2020, 3:30 PM Pacific/Honolulu

The memorial organizer requested donations in honor of Benton Alexander Turner


Memorial Fund (Scholarship, Dedication, etc.).

We plan to set up a foundation to honor Benton. Benton served on two mission trips to Belize through Pathlight International. We want to further this ministry by helping children in Belize attend high school. There are also plans to sponsor Maui high schoolers with participation in swimming and diving who may not be able to join due to financial constraints. Both causes were important to our son.

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Memorial Created By
Amy Turner

Benton Alexander Turner

September 17, 2000 - December 08, 2020

We created a GatheringUs memorial to celebrate the life of Benton Alexander Turner. Collecting your stories and memories here will offer us great comfort. As we plan virtual and in person gatherings, we will share details here. Thank you for contributing to this lasting memorial.

Benton was not long on this earth, only 20 years, but lived life to the fullest.  From a young age, he was an adventurer, always seeking the next opportunity to explore.  He participated in many sports including baseball, swimming, diving, hiking, snowboarding, skateboarding, skimboarding, and surfing.  From a young age, he loved the ocean.  Upon our move to Hawaii, he embraced the surfer lifestyle.  His smile was contagious and...  see more
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  • Andrew Sime
    Thinking of you all dearly. Benton was truly such a light in this world. Growing up in the same community as him and spending time with Benton on mission trips, he taught me and inspired me beyond measure. Benton treated people with kindness and love...  more
  • Debbie Ashby
    Dear Turner Family,
    We are so heartbroken to read about your loss. We pray that you find comfort. Benton and Nick became fast friends. Meeting at a local triathlon meet at around 9 years old, they developed a friendship. They would find each at...  more
  • Paul Read
    Dear Amy and Benton,
    I am not on social media so it took a while for me to get this news. Constance and I are praying for you and we send our sincerest condolences.

    Paul and Constance
  • Veronica Handy
    My heart goes out to you and your family Amy, I cannot begin to imagine how overwhelming this pain may feel. I remember sharing a conversation about your children with you and your husband, and how proud you were of them. My deepest condolences 💐. I...  more