Los Angeles Times Editorial Writer Dan Turner Dies at 49
Posted: 4/3/2013  |  By: Valerie J. Nelson | Los Angeles Times

Dan Turner, a Times editorial writer for nearly a decade who was known for his sharply witty observations on a broad range of subjects, died Saturday at his Los Angeles home. He was 49.

The cause was pancreatic cancer, which was diagnosed two years ago, said his wife, Jocelyn.