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2011-01-13 / Obituaries

ARTHUR G. BENSON

Arthur G. Benson of Macedon, NY, formerly of Carmel, died on December 24, 2010, at age 83. Survived by his loving and devoted wife of 60 years, Carol, and loving family, daughters, Christine (Rod) Rodman and Carin (Matthew) Kernan, and grandchildren, Heather, Bryan, Erinn, Caitlin, Colleen, and Carrie; sister, Elsie Adams, of Carmel; several nieces, nephews & cousins. He worked for 35 years for the New York Telephone Company and was a lifelong member of the Retired Pioneers of America.

He served in the U.S. Navy during WWII and was a proud member of VFW Post #1374 and American Legion Post #270, both of Carmel.

His Funeral Mass will be held at 9am Thursday at St. Katherine Drexel Parish at St. Patrick's Church, Macedon, NY.

Donations may be made to School of the Holy Childhood, 100 Groton Parkway Rochester, NY 14623, or The Sussman Palliative Care Unit, Strong Memorial Hospital, Rochester, NY in his memory.

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