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Laura C. Leytham Benning
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Birth: Jan., 1883
Portsmouth
Shelby County
Iowa, USA
Death: Mar. 9, 1971
Omaha
Douglas County
Nebraska, USA

Council Bluffs (Iowa) Nonpareil - Wed., 10 Mar 1971 "Laura C. Benning Mrs. Laura C. Benning, 88, died Tuesday at her home in Omaha after an extended illness. Born at Portsmouth, she had resided 44 years in Council Bluffs. She was the
widow of James L. Benning who died in 1961. Mrs. Benning was a member of St. Paul's Episcopal Church. Survivors include: Two daughters, Mrs. Rose Ann Kiger and Miss Pauline F. Benning, both of Council Bluffs; four sisters, Mrs. Bertha
Chase of Sacramento, Calif., Mrs. Grace Ryan of Neola, Mrs. Nina Sorenson of Harlan and Mrs. Vera Howard of Bartow, Fla.; two grandchildren and three great-grandchildren. Funeral services will be at 10:30 a.m. Saturday at the Meyer Chapel.
the Rev. Bernard G. Miars, rector of St. Paul's Episcopal Church at Clinton will officiate. Interment will be at Memorial Park Cemetery. The family suggested memorials to either Jennie Edmondson Hospital or to St. Paul's Episcopal Church." 
 
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 Parents:
  Thomas Leytham (1852 - 1938)
  Anne Elizabeth Askwith Leytham (1858 - 1958)
 
 Spouse:
  James Lee Benning (1883 - 1961)
 
 Children:
  Frances M. Benning Whittington (1906 - 1939)*
  Pauline F. Benning (1908 - 1998)*
  Rose Ann Benning Kiger (1909 - 1986)*
 
 Siblings:
  Bertha E. Leytham Chase (1880 - 1981)*
  Laura C. Leytham Benning (1883 - 1971)
  Grace D. Leytham Ryan (1885 - 1977)*
  Nina Elsie Leytham Sorensen (1888 - 1974)*
  Perry A Leytham (1894 - 1895)*
  Paul Asquith Leytham (1894 - 1970)*
  Harold Leytham (1896 - 1896)*
  Harry Leytham (1896 - 1896)*
  Lowell S Leytham (1899 - 1918)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Memorial Park Cemetery
Council Bluffs
Pottawattamie County
Iowa, USA
Plot: Sec: Acacia Lot: 86 Space: 5
 
Created by: Amy
Record added: Jun 19, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 71630482
Laura C. <i>Leytham</i> Benning
Added by: Amy
 
Laura C. <i>Leytham</i> Benning
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 Added: Jun. 19, 2011
 
 
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