Dorothy E. Turner, 71 of Vineyard Avenue died Wednesday, January 30, 2013 at Rhode Island Hospital. Born in Providence, she was a daughter of Virginia N.(White) Turner and the late Robert A. Turner. Dorothy was an Administrative Assistant at Brown University for 29 years. She was a graduate of Providence College. She enjoyed spending time with her family sitting by the water, traveling and was an avid reader. She leaves two daughters, Doliesha Hazard and Donella Turner, one sister, Beverly Turner Connor, one brother, Robert Turner III and seven grandchildren. Her memorial service will be held on Tuesday at 11:00 AM in St. Martin’s Episcopal Church, 50 Orchard Avenue, Providence. Burial will be private. In lieu of flowers contributions to American Diabetes Association, 222 Richmond Street, Providence RI, 02903 would be appreciated. Arrangements by the PERRY-McSTAY FUNERAL HOME.