Simon “Si” James Turner


Simon “Si” James Turner, 3 years old, of Gardner, KS, passed away Oct. 10, 2019 surrounded by his loving family. Visitation 9:00 to 11:00 am Fri., Oct. 18, 2019 at Divine Mercy Catholic Church, 555 W. Main, Gardner, KS. Mass of Christian Burial follows at 11:00 am. Memorial contributions may be made to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital. Arrangements: Bruce Funeral Home, Gardner, KS (913) 856-7111. Condolences may be left at

Simon was born March 16, 2016 at Overland Park, KS to Bryson Neal and Kay Elizabeth (Worley) Turner. He enjoyed being read to and loved cars and trains. He will be dearly missed by family and friends.

He was preceded in death by his maternal grandfather, Jim Worley. Simon is survived by his parents, Bryson and Kay Turner, and sisters: Kennadi, Alison and Lydia, all of Gardner, KS; paternal grandparents: Belinda and Randy Gann, St. Joseph, MO and Ernest and Tammy Turner, St. Joseph, MO; maternal grandparents: Dianna and Terry Koelliker, St. Joseph, MO and Janet Worley, Ottawa, KS; great-grandma, Doris Winslow, St. Joseph, MO; great-grandpas: Elvin Winslow and Gary Mace, both of St. Joseph, MO and numerous aunts, uncles and cousins.