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Minerva M. Miller Benson
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Birth: Aug. 4, 1923
Death: Nov. 17, 2012

Minerva M. Benson, 89, of Easton died Saturday, November 17, 2012 in the Lehigh Valley Hospital Hospice Unit, Allentown. Born: August 4, 1923 in Harmony, NJ she was a daughter of the late Clarence B. and LaWanda Lefler Miller. Her husband, John R. Benson, Sr., died in 1995. Personal: A 1941 graduate of Belvidere High School, she had been employed by the Easton Area School District at Palmer Elementary in the cafeteria for many years before retiring; prior to that she worked for Dr. Wolf at his Easton office. Memberships: She was a Charter and active member of Palmer Moravian Community Church, Palmer Twp. Survivors: Children, Heston Chip Woolf, Jr. and his wife, Carol of Georgetown, TX, Carol Buss and her husband, Tim of Palmer Twp., Marianne L. Woolf of Meadowview, VA, John Benson, Jr. and his wife, Barbara of Breinigsville, PA, Mary Bray of Palmer Twp, Sally Becker and her husband, James of Bethlehem Twp., Sue E. Steltz of Macungie; sister, Marion M. Harmon with whom she resided; eight grandchildren, Kelly, Grant, Kari, Jenny, Scott, Daniel, Jenna, and Barrett; nine great-grandchildren; and her first husband, Heston G. Woolf, Sr. of Palmer Twp. Services: 2 p.m. Wednesday in the church, 2901 John Street, Easton, PA with visitation from 1 to 2 p.m. in the church. The Ashton Funeral Home, Easton is handling the arrangements. Interment will be in Northampton Memorial Shrine. Memorials: May be made to Lehigh Valley Hospice, 2166 S. 12th St., Allentown, PA 18103. Offer online condolences at
Published in The Express Times on November 19, 2012 
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Northampton Memorial Shrine
Northampton County
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Record added: Jan 17, 2013
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Minerva M. <i>Miller</i> Benson
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