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Wilda Baker Benda
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Birth: Jul. 2, 1928
Marshall County
South Dakota, USA
Death: Jul. 27, 2005
Brown County
South Dakota, USA

Groton - Funeral Services for Wilda Benda, 77, of Groton will be 2 p.m., Saturday, July 30 at Paetznick-Garness Funeral Chapel, Groton. The Rev. Terry Kenny will officiate. Burial will follow in Groton Union Cemetery under the direction of Paetznick-Garness Funeral Chapel, Groton. Visitation will be held at the funeral chapel from 4-8 p.m. on Friday and for one hour prior to services on Saturday. Wilda passed away Wednesday, July 27, 2005 at Beverly Healthcare Center in Groton. Wilda was born on July 2, 1928 to Richard and Nellie (Severson) Baker in Newark, S.D. She was raised and attended school in Newark. On July 26, 1956 she united in marriage with Thomas Ray Benda in Webster. The couple made their home in Groton. Wilda worked in several different departments at Beverly Healthcare Center in Groton for 27 years before retiring in 2002. Thomas passed away in August of 2002. Wilda enjoyed gardening, flowers and spending time with her family. Grateful for having shared in her life are her children, Tony Benda, Andy Benda and Marty Benda all of Groton; one grandchild, Jessica Benda; great-grandchild, Brett Benda; three brothers, Frank Baker, John (Norma Jean) Baker and Joe Baker all of Britton and one sister, Gladys Kann of Britton. Preceding her in death was her husband, parents, one sister and one son, Larry. Casketbearers will be Ray Morovits, Les Dohman, Jim Gerdes, Doug Krueger, John Baker and Joe Baker.
Published in the Aberdeen News on 7/29/2005.
Groton Cemetery
Brown County
South Dakota, USA
Created by: In memory of Scott
Record added: Mar 21, 2006
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Wilda <i>Baker</i> Benda
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- In memory of Scott
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