Geraldine Gertrude Turnquest

A Private Graveside Service for the late Geraldine Gertrude Turnquest, aged 78 years, of Percy Place, Mt. Pleasant Village, and formerly of Mortimer’s, Long Island, will be held on Saturday, April 10th, 2021 at Lakeview Memorial Cemetery and Mausoleum, J.F.K. Drive. Officiating will be Fr. Canon Crosley Walkine, Rector of St. Matthew’s Anglican Episcopal Church, Nassau assisted by Rev. Kari Xavier Marcelle, Rector of St. Paul’s Parish, South Long Island.

Due to current Government regulations in respect of Covid-19, attendance is limited to Forty (40) persons.

Geraldine is predeceased by her Parents: Cyril and Edith Turnquest; Brothers: Kirkland and Vivian Turnquest and Sister: Stephanie Cartwright.

Left to cherish her loving memories are her: 2 daughters: Antoinette McKenzie and Hester (Perry) Forbes; 4 sons: Leviticus aka Ricky (Sharlene), Lynden, Larry and Mario Major; 15 Grandchildren: Chad, Lanell and Lauryn McKenzie, Shanquel Ferguson, Mythia, Sergio, Shatara, Le’Quan, Jamie, Megan, Matteson, Victoria, D’Caprio and B’Jon Majora and Cheyenne Stuart; 1 Great Granddaughter: Tyler Braynen; 14 Sisters: Elva Walkine, Doreen Turnquest, Marjorie (John) Cartwright, Carolyn Parris, Althea Sands, Rose (Luther) Edgecombe, Sarah Miller, Valerie Mcdonald, Corease Dean, Romalee Burroughs, Jennifer (Danny) Cartwright, Marina Watson, Jocelyn (Kevin) Johnson and Rosetta (Timothy) McBride; 4 Brothers: Elton (Sylvia), Cyril Jr., Peter and Valance Turnquest; Numerous Nieces and Nephews: Judy, Suzette, Paulette, Hedy, Dion, Fred, Carlton, Valerie, Glen, Cornell, Lucinda, Julia, Ashley, Bonaventure, Uriah, Bathsheba, Corrine, Velma, Shantel, Wayne, Tyrone, Samantha, Tristan, Edith, Tamekeh, Raquel, Nathan, Elton Jr., Cassandra, Jodell, Veronique, Shurmain, Theodore, Wayde, Petra, Peachae, Requel, Obtageli, Tamiko, Chauncey, Stephan, Lukeisha, Lukerah, Barry, Lavado, Valencia, Mario, Cortney, Trent, Carl, Asten, Calisha, Carlenes, Paris, Precious, Kali, Kalyn, Indira, Kennis Jr., Lemarc, Anishka, Demal, Jemal, Danielle, Gregory, Rossana, Ashanti, Leighhanna, Steven, Shanell, Knowles, Trenton, Travonne, Trenair, T’mia; Grand nieces and nephews too numerous to name and A Host of other relatives and friends including: Barbara Turnquest, Stuart Powell, Patricia Darville & Family, Father Canon and Janet Walkine, Turnquest Family, Dorby and Josey Mortimer of Mortimer’s Long Is., Alton and Curleen Major of Roses, Long Is., Monica Williams, Alma, Gwendolyn, Ernest and the entire Watson family of Gordon’s, Long Is., Father Kari Xavier Marcelle of South Long Island, Father Ernest Pratt of San Salvador, St. Paul’s and St. Michael’s Parishes of Mortimer’s and Rose’s, Long Is., Ruth Bethel, Post Office Staff, Family of the late Mable Smith, Major Family, McKenzie Family and Mt. Pleasant Village Family.

May Her Soul Rest in Peace!

Friends may pay their last respects at Bethel Brothers Morticians & Crematorium, #44 Nassau Street on Friday, April 9th from 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.