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Marvin Leslie Bennington
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Birth: Oct. 6, 1924
Turner County
South Dakota, USA
Death: Jul. 7, 2008
Des Moines
Polk County
Iowa, USA

Marvin Leslie Bennington, age 83 of Centerville, Iowa, died Monday, July 7, 2008 at the Iowa Methodist Medical Center in Des Moines, Iowa. He was born the son of Earl and Lila(Myers)Bennington on October 6, 1924 in Centerville South Dakota. He attended school in South Dakota.

On February 20, 1954, Marvin was united in marriage to Iris "Pay" Felton in Sioux Falls, South Dakota. He moved from South Dakota to Centerville, Iowa to work on the Rathbun Dam as a dozer operator. He served his country during World War ll in the US Navy from September 2, 1943 till his honorable discharge on March 31, 1946.

He is preceded in death by: his parents, Earl and Lila Bennington; and a daughter, Linda Copeland.

Marvin is survived by his wife, Pat Bennington of Centerville Iowa; his daughter, Judy Hopp of Glenwood, Iowa; his half-brother, Ole Halverson of Scottsdale, Arizona; his sister Dorothea Kelley of Sioux Falls, South Dakota; seven grandchildren and eleven great grandchildren.

Marvin's body is being cremated and no services are planned at this time. Schmidt Family Funeral Home is caring for the Bennington family at this time. 
Cremated, Location of ashes is unknown.
Created by: Donald Bitner
Record added: May 12, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 52319731

- Donald Bitner
 Added: May. 12, 2010

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