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 Dora <I>Veden</I> Benson

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Dora Veden Benson


Mrs. Dora H. Benson, 84, 4504 Newburg Road, died at 9:35 p.m. Thursday, July 19, 1973 in Neighbors Nursing Care Center, Byron, after a long illness.
Born October 27, 1888 in Varna, IL, daughter of August and Christina Veden. Lived 44 years in Rockford, coming here from Varna.
Married to Carl Benson in Varna August 27, 1908. He died in 1944.
Member of First Lutheran Church, Varna.
Attended Varna public schools.
Survivors include: one daughter, Mrs. Clinton (Helen) Anderson, two granddaughters, Mrs. Joan Pena; and Miss Nancy Benson; a grandson, Steven Benson; and four great-grandchildren.
Graveside services at noon Saturday, July 21, in First Lutheran Cemetery #1, Varna, IL, with Rev. James E. Walker, pastor of the Varna church, officiating.
Friends may call at the funeral home from 7 to 8 p.m. Friday.

Register Republic
Rockford, Illinois
Saturday, July 20, 1973 Page 28

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  • Created by: Bonnie Koke
  • Added: 26 Oct 2009
  • Find A Grave Memorial 43551135
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Dora Veden Benson (27 Oct 1888–Jul 1973), Find A Grave Memorial no. 43551135, citing First Lutheran Cemetery # 1, Varna, Marshall County, Illinois, USA ; Maintained by Bonnie Koke (contributor 46798294) .