|Birth: ||Apr. 30, 1949|
|Death: ||Mar. 6, 2010|
April 30, 1949 — March 6, 2010
ANDERSON — Benny G. Benefiel, 60, of Anderson, passed away Saturday, March 6, 2010, following a seven-month illness.
He was born April 30, 1949, in Anderson, Ind., to Major Harold and Mary (Danner) Benefiel.
He graduated from Lapel High School in 1967.
Benny farmed the family farm.
He was a member of the Perkinsville Community Church, Lapel Eagles Arie 4323 and Noblesville Moose Lodge.
He is survived by his wife of 39 years, Pamela (Heflin) Benefiel of Anderson; two children, Shane Benefiel (fiancee, Sara Shipman) of Lapel, and Alicia (husband, Dennis) Everitt of Anderson; three grandchildren, Tyler Benefiel, Baylee Everitt and Brice Everitt; three sisters, Rosalie Hawkins of Anderson, Rowena (husband, Larry) Wollenhaupt of Tega Cay, S.C., and Gloria (husband, Phil) Bott of Frankton; one brother, Terry (wife, Judy) Benefiel of Frankton; his mother-in-law, Peggy (husband, Wayne) Yancey of Noblesville; and several nieces, nephews and friends.
Benny was preceded in death by his parents; an infant daughter, Staci Michelle Benefiel; and a brother-in-law, Jack Hawkins.
Funeral service will be held at 10:30 a.m. Wednesday, March 10, 2010, at Scott E. Hersberger Funeral Home, 1010 N. Main St., Lapel, with the Rev. Mark Aleshire officiating. Burial will follow at Neese Cemetery, Frankton.
Visitation will be from 2 to 8 p.m. Tuesday, March 9, 2010, at the funeral home.
Memorial contributions may be made to Saint John's Cancer Center, 2020 Meridian St., #100, Anderson, IN 46016.
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Major Harold Benefiel (1918 - 1983)
Mary M. Danner Benefiel (1918 - 2007)
Created by: Ayers Family
Record added: Mar 08, 2010
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