The Photo Request has been fulfilled.

 Dorothy Etta <I>Benson</I> Marshall

Dorothy Etta Benson Marshall

Death 16 Mar 1995 (aged 78)
Burial Midvale, Salt Lake County, Utah, USA
Plot C, 21, 7
Memorial ID 51259 · View Source
Suggest Edits

Dorothy Benson Marshall died March 16, 1995 in Sandy, Utah of cancer.

Born January 18, 1917 in Magna, Utah, daughter of John Hilmer and Ellen Maria Harkness Benson. Graduated from Cyprus High School. Married James Robert Marshall, May, 1940; marriage later solemnized in Salt Lake LDS Temple. She worked for many years operating two nursing homes in Salt Lake. Served in many callings in the LDS Church in both Sunday School and Primary and helped her husband in the scouting program as well.

The family wishes to thank Diana and Christian Lucas and Peggy Comstock for their love and support.

Survived by her husband, James; son, Larry; brothers, Earl (Mary Lou) Benson and Dean (Joan) Benson; sisters, Ellen Clark, Beth (Arnold) Beckstead and Jo Chambers. Preceded in death by parents; sister, Vivian Bawden; and brother, Elmer Benson.

Services will be held Monday, 12 noon at McDougal Funeral Home, 4330 So. Redwood Road, where friends may call one hour prior to services. Interment, Midvale City Cemetery.

Deseret News, The (Salt Lake City, UT)
Date: March 19, 1995
Page: B8

Family Members





  • Maintained by: Barbara Anne (Brownell) Potter
  • Originally Created by: Utah State Historical Society
  • Added: 2 Feb 2000
  • Find A Grave Memorial 51259
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Dorothy Etta Benson Marshall (18 Jan 1917–16 Mar 1995), Find A Grave Memorial no. 51259, citing Midvale City Cemetery, Midvale, Salt Lake County, Utah, USA ; Maintained by Barbara Anne (Brownell) Potter (contributor 46034604) .