Alma   Benjamin

Wednesday, March 28, 2007
Alma   Benjamin

Memorial services for Alma Ruth Benjamin, 77 of Dolliver will be held at 10:30 a.m. Saturday, March 31, 2007 at United Methodist Church of Dolliver. Rev. Lyndon Roesler will officiate the service.

Visitation will be from 5-7 p.m. Friday at Little Swan Lake Winery of Superior.

Interment will take place at Lincoln Township Cemetery of Dolliver.

Alma passed away Sunday, March 25, 2007, at the Good Samaritan Center of Estherville.

Alma Ruth Rosenow, the daughter of Carl and Edith (Black) Rosenow, was born Jan. 6, 1930, in Earling.

She graduated from Estherville High School. She also attended Estherville Junior College.

On July 30, 1948, Alma was united in marriage to Jack Benjamin at the United Methodist Church in Estherville. The couple farmed and made their home west of Dolliver. Alma was employed at Stall's Farm and Home, Benjamin Painting and the Little Swan Lake Winery. The couple moved into Dolliver 15 years ago to make their home.

She was a member of the United Methodist Church in Dolliver where she was active in Ladies Aid. She also belonged to the American Legion Auxiliary in Dolliver.

Preceding Alma in death were her parents.

Alma is survived by her husband, Jack Benjamin of Dolliver; her children: Karen Egel and her husband, John of Overland Park, Kansas, Scott Benjamin and his wife, Diane of Superior, and Keith Benjamin and his wife, Jennifer of Kansas City, Mo.; four grandchildren; and one sister, Lillian Joor and her husband, Bill of Hot Springs Village, Ark.

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