|Birth: ||Dec. 6, 1919|
Big Horn County
|Death: ||Jan. 2, 1996|
Salt Lake County
The Deseret News
January 4, 1996
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.
Leonard Albert Benson (1888 - 1953)
Laura Mortensen Benson (1895 - 1976)
Zella Amelia Olsen Benson (1923 - 1991)*
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)*
Redwood Memorial Cemetery
Salt Lake County
Created by: Burt
Record added: Nov 05, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 79927156
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