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Albert M. Benson
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Birth: Dec. 6, 1919
Cowley
Big Horn County
Wyoming, USA
Death: Jan. 2, 1996
Salt Lake County
Utah, USA

The Deseret News
January 4, 1996
page B8

Albert M. Benson, 76, died Jan. 2, 1996 of a stroke.

Born Dec. 6, 1919 in Cowley, Wyoming to Leonard Albert and Laura Mortenson Benson. Married Zella Olsen November 30, 1941. She preceded him in death in January of 1991. Albert was a Jehovah's Witness and retired from IML Freight Lines as a truck driver after 30 years. He was a veteran of World War II.

Survived by daughters, Karyn (William) Garrett, Sue (Tom) Nicholson; son, Dan Albert Benson (Jeanne); 13 grandchildren; nine great-grandchildren; sisters and brothers, Jean, Ruth, Stan, Jim, Alma and Verna; preceded in death by daughter, June and son-in-law, Greg Jonas, and by one brother.

Albert loved fishing with his grandkids. He was a gentle man, and very well-loved by his family and friends. He will be dearly missed by them.

Funeral service Saturday, Jan. 6, 1 p.m., Goff Mortuary, 8090 So. State, where friends may call Friday 6-8 p.m. and Saturday one hour prior to service. Interment, Redwood Memorial Estates. 
 
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 Parents:
  Leonard Albert Benson (1888 - 1953)
  Laura Mortensen Benson (1895 - 1976)
 
 Spouse:
  Zella Amelia Olsen Benson (1923 - 1991)*
 
 Siblings:
  Albert M. Benson (1919 - 1996)
  Dell Mortenson Benson (1923 - 1984)*
  Alma Benson Jolley (1926 - 2011)*
  Verna Benson Walker (1927 - 2009)*
  Laura Ruth Benson Olsen (1935 - 2009)*
  Stanley Mortensen Benson (1937 - 2005)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Redwood Memorial Cemetery
West Jordan
Salt Lake County
Utah, USA
 
Created by: Burt
Record added: Nov 05, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 79927156
Albert M. Benson
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Thank you for your service
- Bruce
 Added: Jan. 21, 2012
 
 
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