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Dexter Benner
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Birth: Mar. 20, 1920
Los Angeles
Los Angeles County
California, USA
Death: May 7, 2007
Duval County
Florida, USA

Benner, 87, passed away peacefully on May 7, 2007. Born in Los Angeles, California on March 20, 1920 to Henry and Hazel Benner. He attended USC. He proudly served in WWII in the Asiatic Pacific and received numerous awards, the Purple Heart, Bronze Star, Good Conduct Medal, Philippine Liberation Ribbon, WWII Victory Medal, Combat Infantry Ribbon and Asiatic Pacific Medal. He also owned Benner Glass Company and Dexfronics Inc. He was past Commodore of St. Johns River Yacht Club and past President of Kiawanis Clubs. Dex was survived by his loving wife and best friend of 63 years, Lynn; 3 daughters, Christine Williams, Kimberly Ramsaier (Paul), Julia Smith (Dr. Dennis); 2 grandsons, Gary and Daren Ellis; 3 granddaughters, Alexandra and Stephanie Ramsaier and Morgan Smith. In accordance with his wishes a private burial at sea was held. 
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  Jean E. Spangler (1923 - 1949)*
*Calculated relationship
Cremated, Ashes scattered at sea.
Created by: sam sproles
Record added: Oct 29, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 30957159
Dexter Benner
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- Angelmom
 Added: Jul. 19, 2014
Remembering your World War 2service. RIP sir!!!!!!!
- karl anglin
 Added: May. 15, 2013

- sam sproles
 Added: Oct. 29, 2008

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