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Florence "Polly" Roller Benhower
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Birth: Dec. 15, 1912
Van Wert County
Ohio, USA
Death: Dec. 5, 2010
Fort Wayne
Allen County
Indiana, USA

FLORENCE "POLLY" BENHOWER, 97, passed away on Sunday, Dec. 5, 2010, at Kingston Care Center, Fort Wayne. Born in Van Wert County, Ohio, she worked as a homemaker. She was a very giving woman contributing to many charities. She loved spending time with her family and going to parties. She enjoyed all animals, she especially loved horses. Surviving are her son, Robert (Delores) Benhower of Fort Wayne; daughter, Jayne Stabler of Fort Wayne; eight grandchildren; many great-grandchildren; and sister, Mary F. Abbott of Tiffin, Ohio. She was preceded in death by her husband, Raymond E. Benhower; seven sisters; and two brothers. Service is 10 a.m. Thursday at D.O. McComb & Sons Lakeside Park Funeral Home, 1140 Lake Ave. Calling is from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. Wednesday at the funeral home. Private burial in Eel River Cemetery. Memorials may be made to Canine Companions or Parkview Hospice. To sign the online guestbook, visit

Family links: 
  John C. Roller (1874 - 1951)
  Celia J. Clay Roller (1880 - 1974)
  Raymond Elias Benhower (1904 - 1980)
  Nancy Arlene Roller Maxson (1903 - 1988)*
  Grace E Roller Point (1904 - 1939)*
  Ralph Curtis Roller (1909 - 2010)*
  Florence Roller Benhower (1912 - 2010)
  Edythe C Roller Harris (1918 - 2010)*
  John Urban Roller (1921 - 2008)*
  Corabelle Roller Eutsler (1924 - 1996)*
*Calculated relationship
Note: Although her name is imprinted on her husband's headstone at River View Cemetery, she is buried at Eel River Cemetery, instead.
Eel River Cemetery
Dunn Mill
Allen County
Indiana, USA
Maintained by: Jeff G.
Originally Created by: Penny Baughman North
Record added: Dec 07, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 62646648
Florence Polly <i>Roller</i> Benhower
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Florence Polly <i>Roller</i> Benhower
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 Added: Jun. 1, 2012

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