Benton, William

BENTON – William Benton of Brooks, Alberta died on June 22, 1992 at Brooks at the age of 81 years.

He was born in Winnipeg, Manitoba and came west to Alberta as a child. He was later employed as a community lease rider and from 1956 until retiring in 1976 he had been a brand inspector. He also served in World War Two.

He is survived by a daughter, Laura (Rene) Fleury of Brooks and a son Casey (Cherie) of Blackfalds, Alberta and grandchildren, Samantha, Jennifer and Jackie.

Family prayers were held on Friday evening, June 26 at 8 pm. at Smith’s Memorial Chapel· with the Reverend Ken Grambo.

If friends desire memorial donations may be made to the Alberta Lung Association or the Brooks Health Centre Memorial Fund.

Smith Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.

Brooks Bulletin     August 13, 1997            Roll 57    Image  1642.