Benjamin Franklin Church

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Benjamin Franklin Church

  • Birth 11 Dec 1894 Washington, USA
  • Death 4 Oct 1964 Orting, Pierce County, Washington, USA
  • Burial Orting, Pierce County, Washington, USA
  • Memorial ID 18129008

WASHINGTON
PFC CO M 126 INFANTRY
WORLD WAR I

Benjamin Franklin Church was born in Washington and died
in Orting, Pierce County, WA.

A Tribute published in the pages of the Tacoma News Tribune Tacoma, WA - 6 Oct
1964

Entered into Eternal Rest - Sunday, 4 Oct 1964

Benjamin F. Church

Benjamin F. Church, 69 (note-really 68 yrs), of the Washington Soldiers Home in
Orting, died there Sunday following a long illness. A native of this state, he
formerly lived in Walla Walla, moving to Orting seven years ago.

Mr. Church was a member of the Disabled American Veterans and the Veterans of
Foreign Wars.

Surviving are two sisters (note-incorrect), Mrs. Elsa Becker (note-should be
Decker) of Redmond and Mrs. Rosa Schenaker of Snohomish, two brothers George and
William, both of Long Beach, and several nieces and nephews.

Services are announced Tuesday by the Orting Funeral Home.

Credit to FAG member Andree C (Brown) Swanson for this great information.


Family Members


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  • Created by: Carolyn Farnum
  • Added: 2 Mar 2007
  • Find A Grave Memorial 18129008
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Benjamin Franklin Church (11 Dec 1894–4 Oct 1964), Find A Grave Memorial no. 18129008, citing Washington Soldiers Home Cemetery, Orting, Pierce County, Washington, USA ; Maintained by Carolyn Farnum (contributor 10411580) .