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 Anton Benes, Jr

Anton Benes, Jr

Birth
Gonzales, Gonzales County, Texas, USA
Death 25 Oct 2017 (aged 88)
Brownwood, Brown County, Texas, USA
Burial Brownwood, Brown County, Texas, USA
Memorial ID 184667248 · View Source
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Anton Benes, Jr. was born on August 6, 1929 in Gonzales to Alta and Anton Benes, Sr.

He grew up farming, but made carpentry his trade.

Anton married Dorothy Smart on December 6, 1971 in Coleman.

Anton was a member of Victory Baptist Church.

He was a very religious man that never met a stranger.

He loved and enjoyed life. His favorite quote was, "You wanna go boot scootin' boogie?"

Anton is survived by his two daughters, Ann Blevins of Brownwood and Susan Torrez and husband Joe of Brownwood; a granddaughter, Jennifer Reed of Brownwood; a great-grandson, Zane "Cowboy" Fejeran of Brownwood; three sisters, Margie Whitmire of Georgia, Dorthy McCoy and friend Duane of Corpus Christi and Liz Vohl also of Corpus Christi; a lifelong close friend, Connie Olin of Brownwood and his faithful companion, Precious.

Anton was preceded in death by his wife of thirty-seven years, Dorothy Benes in 2008; his parents; three brothers, Joe, Johnny and Raymond and a sister, Marie Gallia.

Anton passed from this life on Wednesday, October 25, 2017 in Brownwood at age 88.

Arrangements by Heartland Funeral and Cremation Services, Early.


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  • Created by: Dennis Alan Deel
  • Added: 27 Oct 2017
  • Find A Grave Memorial 184667248
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Anton Benes, Jr (6 Aug 1929–25 Oct 2017), Find A Grave Memorial no. 184667248, citing Greenleaf Cemetery, Brownwood, Brown County, Texas, USA ; Maintained by Dennis Alan Deel (contributor 46590424) .