Elsie B. Turner, 89, known as "Ma" to many, died peacefully at home on November 12, 2014. She was born May 30, 1925, in Mary Court, ND. After a difficult childhood during the Depression era, she moved to Cashmere, WA in her early 20's. She began working as a waitress at Shippleys Cafe;. She met Roy Turner, the love of her life, and they married on June 28, 1948. They had five children.