Dean Allan BensonOctober 19, 1934 – September 12, 2006 |

Dean Allan BensonOctober 19, 1934 – September 12, 2006

Dean Allan Benson, 71, passed away Sept. 12, 2006, at his home in Rifle. He was born in Minneapolis, Minn., Oct. 19, 1934, to Earl M. and Blanche J. (Haugen) Benson. Dean had been a resident of the Rifle area for the past 15 years. He was a retired truck driver. Dean served three years in the U.S. Army. He was a member of the Moose Lodge and a life member of the Elks Lodge.He is survived by brother Dale George Benson of New Castle; and his sister, Judy Jane Gillen, of Santa Barbara, Calif.A memorial service will be held in Marquette, Mich., with burial to follow. The time of the service will be announced at a later time. Farnum-Holt Funeral Home has been entrusted with the arrangements.

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