Doris Louise <I>Mason</I> Benton


Doris Louise Mason Benton

Hutchinson, Reno County, Kansas, USA
Death 30 Jan 2009 (aged 80)
Lawrence, Douglas County, Kansas, USA
Burial Lawrence, Douglas County, Kansas, USA
Memorial ID 33412657 View Source
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Graveside services for Doris Benton, 80, Lawrence, will be at 2 p.m. Monday at Memorial Park Cemetery.
She died Friday, Jan. 30, 2009, at Pioneer Ridge Retirement Community.
She was born Dec. 27, 1928, in Hutchinson, the daughter of Victor Sylvanus and Dorothy May Smith Mason.
She attended Partridge schools and later graduated from Salina High School. She was a homemaker and was a partner in the family business, Benton Equipment Company. She was involved in the Welcome Wagon and enjoyed her time in the Chat & Stitch Club.
She married Gerald John Benton in Kingfisher, Okla. They shared 61 years of marriage. He died Aug. 24, 2007.
She was also preceded in death by two sons, Dale and Lynn Benton, and a sister.
Survivors include a son, Gary L. Benton, Herndon, Va.; a sister, Jean Givens, Lawrence; six grandchildren, Korey, Ashley, Tanya, Aaron and Tyler Benton and Sarah VenJohn; and many nieces and nephews, two of whom she and her husband raised, Cathy Jalali, Lawrence, and Doug Ediger, Phoenix.
Saturday, January 31, 2009 ljworld

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  • Maintained by: mmaa
  • Originally Created by: A & R
  • Added: 31 Jan 2009
  • Find a Grave Memorial 33412657
  • Find a Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Doris Louise Mason Benton (27 Dec 1928–30 Jan 2009), Find a Grave Memorial ID 33412657, citing Memorial Park Cemetery, Lawrence, Douglas County, Kansas, USA ; Maintained by mmaa (contributor 49008187) .