Loren E. Benjamin

Sep 16, 2014

Nov. 11, 1915 — Feb. 5, 2008 

WILLARD — Loren E. Benjamin, 92, of Willard, died Tuesday at Willard Health Care. 

He was born Nov. 11, 1915 in Idahome , Idaho.                 

He served in the Navy during World War II and the Korean conflict. He worked as a janitor at R.R. Donnelley in Willard for 15 years. He was a handyman and enjoyed fishing and spending time with his family.     

He is survived by stepdaughters and son-in-law, Faye and Jim Mosley of Willard and Sharon Shutt of Huron; stepsons and daughters-in-law, John and Kathy Marcum of Greenwich, Ron and Sue Marcum of Norwalk and Dave and Sue Marcum of Monroeville; 10 grandchildren, 20 great-grandchildren and one great, great grandchild; a sister, Loise Gardner of Oregon; and two nephews and a niece.

He was preceded in death by his wife, Joyce (Justice) Benjamin on Dec. 12, 1993.

Friends may call from 6 to 8 p.m. Friday at Lindsey-Kocher Funeral Service, 323 Myrtle Ave., Willard, where funeral services will be held at 11a.m. Saturday.

Burial will be in Woodlawn Cemetery, Norwalk.

Memorial gifts may be sent to the family through the funeral home. 

Online condolences may be made at www.lindseykocher.com.