Catalina High School, Tucson, Arizona, USA
Mary Ellen Whittlesey (Turk)
We're now bi-coastal with beach homes in both the Seal Beach area of Southern California and the Hawaiian Island of Kauai. Life is good
Married to Bill Turk of southern California--between
us we have TEN grandchildren. I have two daughters,
Mary and Kirsten, Bill has two sons
EDUCATION AND CAREER:
Did my graduate work in psychology at Cal Sate LA. Worked for the Mental Health Assn, of Southern
Calif. Then became a Real Estate broker with my own office. Since I love houses and decorating and fixing things up--this was almost like not working for me.
I eventually acquired several properties which are
Am passionate about gardening--that's why we live
most of the time on Kauai. Have a yard with
waterfalls and koi ponds and lots of orchids. Bill
is crazy about drag racing--has a red Vega from our
era and is president of the Garden Island Racing
Mary Ellen writes: "Also--for those interested, here is 'our' beach--closest to where we live and where Bill and I were married barefoot-style 6 years ago."
Mary Ellen and Bill Turk.
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