Rita M. Turner, 75, of Riverside, died Jan. 30, 2015.

Ms. Turner was born July 17, 1939 and worked as a linguistics teacher at Morton East High School in Cicero.

She was the wife of the late Algis Turner; the mother of Karina (Robert) Koncius; the grandmother of Andrew and Matthew; the sister of the late Irene (Vidmantas) Kuzelis; and the aunt of Rob Kuzelis, Ray Kuzelis and Rita Coates.

 A funeral Mass will be celebrated on Wednesday, Feb. 4 at 10 a.m. at St. Mary Church in Riverside, followed by interment at St. Casimir Cemetery in Chicago.

Ivins/Moravecek Funeral Home, Riverside, handled arrangements.