In Memoriam: Brice Turner

UF Engineering Community Mourns the Loss of Brice Turner 


Brice Turner
Brice Turner

With heavy hearts, we share the news of the passing of Brice Turner on Sunday, November 12, 2023. Brice was a nuclear engineering doctoral student here in the Department of Materials Science & Engineering.   

We extend our deepest condolences to the Turner family and friends during this difficult time. Our thoughts and prayers are with them as they navigate through unimaginable grief. 

To celebrate the life of a remarkable individual, a memorial service will be held on Tuesday, November 21, from 5-7 p.m. at Hardage-Giddens St. Johns, a funeral home in St. Johns, Fla. At 11 a.m. on Wednesday, November 22, there will be a Catholic Funeral Mass at San Juan Del Rio Catholic Church in Jacksonville, Fla.  

Let us come together to remember Brice with love, compassion and fond memories. He will be deeply missed but never forgotten.

You can share your support or add a memory of Brice here.

In lieu of flowers, the family has requested that donations be made in Brice’s memory to the UF Nuclear Engineering Excellence Fund, established to support the department in preparing future leaders in the nuclear engineering field. Please feel free to donate HERE or use the QR code below. Please Note: when donating, there is a gift option on the second page to designate your gift as a memorial or tribute.


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