Steve Moran and Eva Turner, longtime dealership owners and members of the Recreation Vehicle Dealers Association (RVDA), recently passed away.
Moran, who passed away on July 3, served as president of Arlington RV Super Center in East Greenwich, R.I., since 1989. He was instrumental in the subsequent growth of the dealership, founded by his father, Jack Moran, and mother, Shirley.
Moran also was the Rhode Island delegate to the RVDA Board of Delegates while serving on several dealer advisory boards.
In addition to his service to the RV industry, Moran was active in his community, including the local Little League and scouting organization.
Visitation hours will be today (July 7) from 4-8 p.m. at Carpenter-Jenks Funeral Home, 659 East Greenwich Ave., West Warwick, R.I. Funeral service will be Friday at 10 a.m. at Woodridge Congregational Church, 546 Budlong Rd., Cranston, R.I.
The family requests memorials be made to the Coventry Babe Ruth, PO Box 117, Coventry, R.I. 02816.
Turner, who passed away on June 30, founded Turner Airstream in Jeanette, Pa., with her husband, Harold, in 1959. With their son, Jim, the couple expanded the dealership into a full-service facility selling and servicing both travel trailers and motorhomes.
An enthusiastic RV traveler, Turner was a member of the ALMONO & Pennsylvania units of the Airstream owners club.
A memorial service will be held July 9 at 11a.m. in the Circleville United Methodist Church 11600 Parkway Dr., North Huntingdon, Pa. 15642.
In lieu of flowers memorials are suggested to Heartland Hospice, 980 Greengate North Plaza, Greensburg, Pa. 15601-2012 and Circleville United Methodist Church.