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 Wallace LeRoy “Wally” Benson

Wallace LeRoy “Wally” Benson

Sandy, Salt Lake County, Utah, USA
Death 16 May 1992 (aged 86)
Sandy, Salt Lake County, Utah, USA
Burial Murray, Salt Lake County, Utah, USA
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Memorial ID 36210 · View Source
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SANDY-Wallace L. Benson, age 86, our loved and respected father and grandfather, died May 16, 1992.

He was born March 6, 1906, in Sandy, Utah, to Adolph H. and Lydia Wistadt Benson. He married Dorothy Fenstermaker in Provo, Utah, on June 6, 1928. She preceded him in death October 2, 1973.

Wally was employed at Jordan School District for 25 years and also worked in the U.S. Mines. He enjoyed traveling and making friends.

Survivors: children, Mrs. Lynn (Jean) Ainsworth; Lynn and wife, Carolyn, both Sandy; Mrs. Don (Carla) Latimer, San Diego, California; 12 grandchildren; 17 great-grandchildren and one great-great-grandson; brother, Gilbert Benson, Sandy. Preceded in death by a grandson, Dennis Ainsworth.

Funeral services Tuesday, May 19, 1992, at 12 Noon in the Park LDS Ward Chapel 9501 Poppy Lane, Sandy, Utah. Friends may call at Goff Mortuary, 8090 So. State, Monday 6-8 p.m. and Tuesday at the church from 10:45-11:45 a.m.

Interment, Murray City Cemetery.

Deseret News Monday, May 18, 1992 Obituary

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  • Maintained by: Anne
  • Originally Created by: Utah State Historical Society
  • Added: 2 Feb 2000
  • Find A Grave Memorial 36210
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Wallace LeRoy “Wally” Benson (6 Mar 1906–16 May 1992), Find A Grave Memorial no. 36210, citing Murray City Cemetery, Murray, Salt Lake County, Utah, USA ; Maintained by Anne (contributor 46788213) .