Duane Benson - obituary

Duane “Dewey” Benson, age 74, of Sebeka, Minnesota, passed away on April 30, 2019.

Memorial services were held on Saturday, May 4, 2019, at 12 p.m. at Nimrod Community Hall in Nimrod, Minnesota. Military Honors were provided by the Elmer Goche V.F.W. Post #3922 of Wadena, Minnesota. Interment was held in West Lyons Cemetery, Verndale, Minnesota.

He is survived by his wife, Diana of Sebeka, Minn.; daughter, Stacy (Ryan) Swatek of Onalaska, Wis.; son, Curtis Benson of La Crosse, Wis.; daughter, Jessica Pomey of Oakland, Calif.; two grandchildren, Emma (15) and Benson (14) Swatek; siblings, Harvey Benson, Ilene Stinar, Gloria (Darrell) Lake, Dennis (Nancy) Benson and Gary (Ann) Benson; and many, many nieces and nephews.

Duane will be dearly missed by family and friends. We will all cherish memories of his full belly laugh, salty stories and twinkle in his smiling eyes.

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