By Casperson Funeral Home
Arthur Glen Turnquist, 47, of Baileys Harbor, WI. died peacefully while surrounded by those closest to him at 11:24 a.m. on Tuesday, August 15th after a year and a half battle with an extremely rare and aggressive form of brain cancer. Arthur was born on October 8th, 1969, to Carol Ann (Drew) and James A Turnquist. He grew up on the family farm northeast of Greenwood, WI. He graduated from Greenwood High School in 1988 where he was a part of the 1988 state champion basketball team. He earned his bachelor’s degree in Communications at the University of Wisconsin-Stevens Point in 1993. Art loved the outdoors, organic farming, and touched the lives of all who met him with his charm, sense of humor, and kindness.