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Josephine Fisher Benton
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Birth: Sep. 27, 1890
Death: Nov. 10, 1969

JOSEPHINE T (FISHER) BENTON Mrs. Josephine T. Benton, 79, formerly of 723 Coloma court, Rock Falls, died early Monday morning at Colonial Acres Nursing Home. Funeral services will be 1:30 p.m. Wednesday at the Wheelock-Allen Funeral Home with the Rev. E. A. Henrichs, pastor of the Rock Falls Immanuel Lutheran Church officiating with burial in the IOOF Cemetery. Friends may call at the Wheelock-Allen Funeral Home for 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. Tuesday.

Mrs. Benton was born Sept. 27, 1890, in Emerson, the daughter of Elias and Phoebe Bryson Fisher. She was united in marriage to John Benton, and was a member of the Rock Fall Immanuel Lutheran Church.

Survivors include two sons, William E., Rock Falls and Lawrence H, San Clente, Calif.; two sisters, Mrs. Elva Crabb, Rock Falls, and Mrs. Minnie Hubbard, Sterling; six grandchildren and 4 great grandchildren. Her husband and her parents preceded her in death.
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Funeral services were conducted at 1:30 p.m. Wednesday at the Wheelock-Allen Funeral Home for Mrs. Josephine T. Benton who died Monday. The Rev. E.A. Henrichs, pastor of the Rock Falls Immanuel Lutheran Church, officiated at the services with burial taking place in IOOF Cemetery. Mrs. Wayne E. Larson was at the organ during the service. Pallbearers were Jerry Albert, Louis Bohms, Carl Cox, Kenneth Hubbard, Earl Lutyens. Flowers were cared for by Mrs. William Schultz, Mrs. Malcolm Pollock, and Swartleys.
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Rock Falls- Mrs. Josephine T. Benton, 79, a former Rock Falls resident, died early Monday in Colonial Acres Nursing Home. Survivors include two sons, William E., rock Falls, and Lawrence H., San Clemente, Calif.; two sisters, Mrs. Elva Crabb, Rock Falls, and Mrs. Minnie Hubbard, Sterling; six grandchildren and four great grandchildren. Services will be at 1:30 p.m. Wednesday in Wheelock-Allen Funeral Home, where friend may call from 2-4 p.m., and 7 to 9 p.m. today. Burial will be in IOOF Cemetery. No date on this obit.

 
 
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 Spouse:
  John Benton (1875 - 1943)*
 
 Children:
  William Benton (1913 - 1987)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Inscription:
daughter of Elias Fisher & Phoebe Bryson; wife of John
 
Burial:
Coloma Township Cemetery
Rock Falls
Whiteside County
Illinois, USA
 
Created by: Laura Plummer Ranville
Record added: Dec 30, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 102841267
Josephine <i>Fisher</i> Benton
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Josephine <i>Fisher</i> Benton
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