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 Eloise <I>Schoning</I> Benefiel

Eloise Schoning Benefiel

Illinois, USA
Death 1 Jun 2013 (aged 88)
Des Moines, Polk County, Iowa, USA
Burial Des Moines, Polk County, Iowa, USA
Memorial ID 111818662 · View Source
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Daughter of Charles & Louise Schoning

Eloise Benefiel, 88, passed away Saturday, June 1, 2013, at her home.

Eloise was born August 15, 1924, in Stonington, Illinois, to Charles and Louise Schoning. She enjoyed quilting, country music, and spending time with family.

Eloise is survived by her children, Ronnie (Lillie) Benefiel, Lura (Bruce) Wolfe, Kenny (Kim) Benefiel, Wayne (Laurie) Benefiel, Keith Benefiel, Pam Hernandez, and Mike (Kelly) Benefiel, and multiple grandchildren and great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Merl, daughters, Nancy and Claudia Jean "Jeannie," and her infant son, Larry Donelson.

Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m., Wednesday, June 5, 2013, at Hamilton's Funeral Home, 605 Lyon Street, followed by burial at Laurel Hill Cemetery. Visitation will be held from 5 to 7 p.m., Tuesday, at the funeral home.

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  • Maintained by: Laurie
  • Originally Created by: Lynn Schneider
  • Added: 5 Jun 2013
  • Find A Grave Memorial 111818662
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Eloise Schoning Benefiel (15 Aug 1924–1 Jun 2013), Find A Grave Memorial no. 111818662, citing Laurel Hill Cemetery, Des Moines, Polk County, Iowa, USA ; Maintained by Laurie (contributor 47273681) .