Obituary photo of Florence Benson, Akron-OH
In Loving Memory of

Florence Miriam Benson

1923 - 2019
Obituary photo of Florence Benson, Akron-OH
In Loving Memory of

Florence Miriam Benson

1923 - 2019

Services & Gatherings

Services & Gatherings

Visitation:
Sunday, March 10, 2019 from 3:00 - 5:00 PM
Newcomer Cremations, Funerals & Receptions
131 North Canton Rd
Akron, OH  44305
330-784-3334
Funeral Mass:
Monday, March 11, 2019 at 10:00am
Our Lady of Victory Catholic Church, 73 North Avenue Tallmadge, Ohio 44278
Interment:
Holy Cross Cemetery
Akron, Ohio
Florence Miriam Benson life story
Florence Miriam Benson Life story video
Florence Miriam Benson, "Miriam" (mom hated the name Florence), age 95, of Brimfield Township, Ohio died on March 6, 2019, Ash Wednesday, at her home.

She was born on June 1, 1923 in Akron, the daughter of the late Howard and Florence Clementz.

She met her husband while she was a cheerleader and he was a basketball player at Central High School. On May 6, 1944, they married while dad was on furlough and spent the next 66 years together, before Herbert passed away. She was also, preceded in death by her sister, Jane Gaugler.

Miriam is survived by her children, Linda Tubbs, Susan Arney, Barbara Baglia, Carolyn Beland, and Gary (Darlene) Benson. She leaves 12 grandchildren, and 24 great-grandchildren, plus several nieces and nephews.

Many Thanks to Visiting Angels, hospice nurse Jerri and aide Connie, and Millie for their loving care which allowed mom to stay at home.

Visitation will be at Newcomer Funeral Home, 131 North Canton Road, Akron from 3:00-5:00 PM on Sunday March 10, 2019.

Funeral Mass will be held at 10:00 AM on Monday, March 11, 2019, at Our Lady of Victory Catholic Church, 73 North Avenue, Tallmadge, Ohio.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Our Lady of Victory Catholic Church, or One of a Kind or Rose's Rescue -mom would rather find homes for homeless dogs.
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Services & Gatherings

Services & Gatherings

Visitation:
Sunday, March 10, 2019 from 3:00 - 5:00 PM
Newcomer Cremations, Funerals & Receptions
131 North Canton Rd
Akron, OH  44305
330-784-3334
Funeral Mass:
Monday, March 11, 2019 at 10:00am
Our Lady of Victory Catholic Church, 73 North Avenue Tallmadge, Ohio 44278
Interment:
Holy Cross Cemetery
Akron, Ohio
Florence Miriam Benson life story

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