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Birth: Dec. 11, 1894
Washington, USA
Death: Oct. 4, 1964
Orting
Pierce County
Washington, USA

WASHINGTON
PFC CO M 126 INFANTRY
WORLD WAR I

Benjamin Franklin Church was born in Washington and died
in Orting, Pierce County, WA.

A Tribute published in the pages of the Tacoma News Tribune Tacoma, WA - 6 Oct
1964

Entered into Eternal Rest - Sunday, 4 Oct 1964

Benjamin F. Church

Benjamin F. Church, 69 (note-really 68 yrs), of the Washington Soldiers Home in
Orting, died there Sunday following a long illness. A native of this state, he
formerly lived in Walla Walla, moving to Orting seven years ago.

Mr. Church was a member of the Disabled American Veterans and the Veterans of
Foreign Wars.

Surviving are two sisters (note-incorrect), Mrs. Elsa Becker (note-should be
Decker) of Redmond and Mrs. Rosa Schenaker of Snohomish, two brothers George and
William, both of Long Beach, and several nieces and nephews.

Services are announced Tuesday by the Orting Funeral Home.

Credit to FAG member Andree C (Brown) Swanson for this great information.
 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  William Azro Church (1855 - 1932)
  Martha Louise Jewett Church (1863 - 1937)
 
 Siblings:
  Elsa Estella Church Decker (1882 - 1968)*
  Benjamin Franklin Church (1894 - 1964)
  George Dewey Church (1898 - 1981)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Washington Soldiers Home Cemetery
Orting
Pierce County
Washington, USA
 
Created by: Carolyn Farnum
Record added: Mar 02, 2007
Find A Grave Memorial# 18129008
Benjamin Franklin Church
Added by: Mike Webb
 
Benjamin Franklin Church
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Added by: DonZas
 
 
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- Dr Andree S
 Added: Nov. 18, 2010

- Carolyn Farnum
 Added: Jun. 5, 2010
 
 
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