Michael Turner Passes At Age 37
Posted: Saturday, June 28, 2008
Posted By: Kevin Powers
From Aspen Comics:
Unfortunately it's with great sadness that I must inform everyone that Michael Turner tragically passed away last night, June 27th at approximately 10:42 pm in Santa Monica, Ca. Turner had been dealing with recent health complications arisen in the past few weeks. More details concerning Turner's passing, and services, will be given shortly.
Anyone wishing to send their condolences to Michael Turner's family is encouraged to send to:
Aspen MLT, Inc.
C/O Michael Turner
5855 Green Valley Circle, Suite 111
Culver City, CA, 90230
Aspen also encourages anyone wishing to make a charitable donation to please send to Michael Turner's requested charities:
The American Cancer Society
The Make-A-Wish Foundation"
Michael Turner was diagnosed with chondrosarcoma, a cancer of the bone that eats away cartilage, back in 2000. He was known for being very open about it and always making appearances while undergoing treatment.
Comics Bulletin is deeply saddened by Turner's loss and we would like to extend our deepest condolences to Mr. Turner's friends and family.
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