Gerry Turner, a 71-year-old grandpa, stars in ABC's groundbreaking "Bachelor" spinoff

Turner seeks a second chance at love in the search for a partner in the golden years

The original series featured younger contestants, but ABC embraces diversity with Turner

Retired restaurateur Turner loves barbecues, pickleball, and Chicago sports teams

Married for 43 years, Turner shares a beautiful family with his late wife, Toni

Toni's passing in 2017 has inspired Turner to open his heart to love again

Don't miss "The Golden Bachelor" on TV this fall, a unique and heartwarming series

Witness the journey of a resilient man seeking love in his golden years

Join the anticipation surrounding this groundbreaking and inspiring show

Love knows no age limits, and Gerry Turner proves it in "The Golden Bachelor"