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 Bonnie Ellen <I>Best</I> Benko

Bonnie Ellen Best Benko

Pontiac, Oakland County, Michigan, USA
Death 8 Dec 2010 (aged 67)
Durand, Shiawassee County, Michigan, USA
Burial Durand, Shiawassee County, Michigan, USA
Memorial ID 62713121 · View Source
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Bonnie, 67 of Durand, passed away on Wednesday, at her home.
Funeral services were held Monday, December 13, 2010 at Watkins Brothers Funeral Homes, Durand Chapel. Pastor Douglas Levesque officiated.

Mrs. Benko was the daughter of Walter and Glaydes (Wilkerson) Best. She graduated from Durand High School with the class of 1961. On April 23, 1966 she married Albert Benko in Durand and together raised 4 children. Mrs. Benko enjoyed biblical research and gardening. She organized many High School reunions and was the president of the American Family Association in Shiawassee County.

Mrs. Benko is survived by her husband of 44 years, Albert; 4 children: Wesley (Shannon) Benko of Burton, Wynnette (Mike) Eckmyre of Corunna, Wenda Benko of Howell, Whitney Benko of Lansing; granddaughter, Audrey Irene Benko; brother, Michael Haas of Los Angeles.

She was preceded in death by both parents and her sister, Diane Best.

Contributions are suggested to Carriage Town Ministries. Funeral arrangements were by Watkins Brothers Funeral Homes, Durand Chapel.




  • Created by: Theron & Helen Smith
  • Added: 8 Dec 2010
  • Find A Grave Memorial 62713121
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Bonnie Ellen Best Benko (22 May 1943–8 Dec 2010), Find A Grave Memorial no. 62713121, citing Lovejoy Cemetery, Durand, Shiawassee County, Michigan, USA ; Maintained by Theron & Helen Smith (contributor 46935364) .