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Bruce Stanley Benchoff
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Birth: Apr. 15, 1900
Charmian
Franklin County
Pennsylvania, USA
Death: Jun. 9, 1974
Waynesboro
Franklin County
Pennsylvania, USA

OBITUARY :
BRUCE S. BENCHOFF, 74, of Rt. 5, died Sunday at the Waynesboro Hospital after a long illness.

Born at Charmian, he was the son of William and Mary Fitz Benchoff.

He worked as a self-employed painting and carpenter contractor. He was a veteran of World War II. serving with the Seabees. Prior to his retirement, six years ago, he operated the shooting gallery at carnivals for several years. He was a member of B.P.O. Elks.

He is survived by his wife, Mrs. Zelma Hoffman Benchoff; three sisters, Mrs. Edith Marti of Harvey Cedars, N.Y., Mrs. Ruth Schull of Rt. 5 Waynesboro and Mrs. Dorothy Walters of Chambersburg.

Services will be held on Wednesday at 2 p.m. at the Grove Funeral Home in Waynesboro. The Rev. Claude H. Corl will officiate.

Burial will be in Fountaindale Union Cemetery.

Friends may call at the funeral home tonight from 7 to 9.

Source : The Morning Herald Newspaper - Hagerstown, Washington Co., Maryland - Tuesday, June 11, 1974
 
 
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 Parents:
  William Franklin Benchoff (1867 - 1942)
  Mary Elizabeth Fitz Benchoff (1868 - 1934)
 
 Spouse:
  Zelma K Hoffman Benchoff (1899 - 1975)*
 
 Siblings:
  Lillian Viola Benchoff Boswell (1890 - 1969)*
  Archie John Benchoff (1891 - 1892)*
  Edith Alice Benchoff Marti (1893 - 1975)*
  Carl William Benchoff (1895 - 1960)*
  Ruth Susanna Benchoff Schull (1896 - 1980)*
  Bruce Stanley Benchoff (1900 - 1974)
  Dorothy Belle Benchoff Walter (1902 - 1991)*
  Charlotte Maria Benchoff Eyler (1907 - 1970)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Inscription:
WW II Marker
 
Burial:
Fountaindale Union Cemetery
Fountain Dale
Adams County
Pennsylvania, USA
 
Maintained by: Melvin L. Halterman
Originally Created by: deb
Record added: Aug 08, 2007
Find A Grave Memorial# 20839085
Bruce Stanley Benchoff
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In Memory.
- Mike Hahn
 Added: Dec. 12, 2012
Rest In Peace
- Melvin L. Halterman
 Added: May. 17, 2010

- Benchoff /Flohr
 Added: May. 15, 2008
 
 
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