Coletta M. Turbes
SLEEPY EYE – Coletta M. Turbes (81) passed away November 26, 2013 at the Sleepy Eye Medical Center.
A private family gathering will be held at a later date. Lettie was born on Aug. 19, 1932 to Nicholas and Mary (Bierl) Heiderscheidt in Morgan Township, Minnesota. Lettie married William Turbes on Oct. 20, 1953 at St. Michael’s Church in Morgan. They lived near Wanda and Fairfax where they farmed until 1972. They moved to Sleepy Eye, where Lettie has done day care until the time of her death.
Survivors include a daughter Robin (Jerry) Piehl of Sleepy Eye; four grandchildren Amy, Joe (special friend Celsie), Sam and Katie Piehl all of Sleepy Eye, one great-granddaughter, Kaylie, many nieces and nephews, and all her day care families that she loved so much.
Lettie was preceded in death by her husband, an infant daughter, three brothers and seven sisters.