Lahna Turner is a comedian who took her guitar, songwriting skill, and unique stage presence to carve a career for herself in the comedy world. She started late when it came to her life in comedy, but she’s gained recognition for her sly humor, her unique talent to entertain and make comedy through songs, and Lahna's presence of mind on stage. But Lahna is best known as the late Ralphie May's widow/wife.
Aside from a comedy, Lahna rose to fame as May's spouse. Turner's marriage with one of the greatest stand-up comedians led her to the spotlight. Similarly, the celebrity wife and her late husband welcomed two kids in their wedlock. Please keep reading and know about Lahna and her life after her spouse passed away.
Who is Ralphie May's Wife, Lahna Turner? Short Bio
Ralphie May's Wife, Lahna Turner, was born on the 15th of July in the US. Turner finished her high school education and started her comedy career in mid to late 2000. The comedian is also known for various shows and documentaries she appeared in, not to forget her comedy specials.
But Lahna is most known to the people because of her relationship with the late comedian Ralphie May. Ralphie was also a thriving comedian because of his specials and extensive touring. Then in 2017, the comedian died, and his legacy lives through his wife and children.
The Relationship Between Ralphie May's Wife, Lahna Turner, and Ralphie
Ralphie May and Lahna Turner met in Houston while the two were at an open mic event. They became friends and were soon going out together by the mid-2000s. No one would’ve pegged them for a perfect couple, but the duo made it all work for each other, and soon, the wedding bells were ringing.
Ralphie married his spouse, Lahna, on 3rd July 2005 in the presence of their friends and family. So the love birds shared their vows, becoming husband and wife, in an intimate wedding.
It was a match made in heaven, and the couple made it work through all the trials and turbulences. Soon the family of May and Turner grew with the arrival of their first child, a daughter named April June May, who was born in 2007.
Soon, the couple welcomed their second child, a son named August James May, who arrived on this earth in 2009. The family grew, and the relationship between the husband and wifey grew, which meddled with their work relationship. The couple were involved in multiple projects and worked on their podcast 'The Perfect 10.'
But the marriage hit some hard times, and Lahna filed for divorce from her husband in October of 2015, and the couple separated, awaiting the finalization of their divorce. But it never happened; while the couple was separated and pending the completion of their divorce, Ralphie May died on 6 October 2017.
Ralphie May's Wife Lahna Turner's Life After the Demise of Her Husband.
For years Ralphie May dealt with obesity; he was only 16 years old when he got into a car accident, and his weight reached over 800 pounds. He underwent gastric bypass surgery, which helped cut his weight by about 350 pounds. Again, while suffering from viral pneumonia, the comedian lost 40 pounds.
Due to his large body and unhealthy eating and living habit, the comedian went through various diseases and almost lost his life in 2011 when he suffered from a pulmonary embolism. Pneumonia was the one thing he could never get rid of, and it was the constant bout with the disease. And sadly, the illness is why the comedian lost his life.
May was in Las Vegas on 6 October 2017 when he was supposed to do a meet and greet, but his health deteriorated, and the comedian lost his life at night. He was 45 years old when he died and left behind his estranged wife and two children, and the Las Vegas performance was his last hurrah.
After the demise of her husband, Lahna continued working on the podcast the couple, and she also appeared in a couple of TV shows. The comedian also recently executive produced 'What’s Eating Ralphie May?', a documentary about the late comedian.
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Lahna is currently living with her children and trying to provide the best possible life for them while working on various projects to make sure the life of Ralphie and her children is as smooth as possible.
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