- James Allen 'Little Man' Turner born June 24, 2016, at EMMC in Bangor, passed unexpectedly in his home on Dec. 9, 2016.
James was an unbelievably happy boy, with an infectious smile that could light up a room. He brought joy to all who knew him.
In addition to his parents, Jacqueline L. Riethmuller and Cody A. Turner, James is survived by his sister Aerial Janet Turner of Milford, maternal grandmother Brenda Riethmuller of Hampden, maternal grandfather William C. Riethmuller III and wife Heather Riethmuller of Dover-Foxcroft, paternal grandmother Tracy Gardiner and husband Jamie of Dexter, Grampy Timothy Ward of Milford, great-grandmother Sandra Turner and companion John Smart of Newburgh, great-grandmother Barbara Riethmuller of New Jersey. Other relatives include aunts Cheyenne Riethmuller of Hampden, Natashia Turner of Newburgh, Jasmine Diamond of New Hampshire, uncles Michael Dilley of Indianna, Jacob Diamond of Dover-Foxcroft, Justin Diamond of New Hampshire, and many nieces and nephews. James was predeceased by his paternal grandfather James Allen Turner and maternal great-grandfather William C. Riethmuller Jr. A celebration of his life will be conducted 2 p.m., Friday, Dec. 16, 2016, at the Birmingham Funeral Home, 438 Main St., Old Town.