Cheryl Crane is the only child of actress Lana Turner. At age 14, Cheryl Crane stabbed her mother's boyfriend Johnny Stompanato to death: the killing was ruled a justifiable homicide. Cheryl revealed that she was a lesbian to her mother, who accepted the news well. Turner said she regarded Cheryl's partner, Jocelyn "Josh" LeRoy, "as a second daughter". Crane lives in the Palm Springs, California, area, where she works as a real-estate agent with LeRoy, her partner of 37 years (as of 2013).
Steve Crane greets his former mother-in-law, Mrs. Mildred Turner, while his ex-wife, actress Lana Turner, bows her head prior to the closed-door pre-detention hearing of the couple's daughter, Cheryl Crane, 14. The girl was ordered retained in custody of juvenile authorities until a second hearing, on April 12