Dorothy Susan Benson

Aug 8, 1933 – May 11, 2017

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Dorothy Susan Benson, daughter of Casper and Angnes Hills, was born on August 8, 1933 and passed away on May 11, 2017 from cancer.

Dorothy was born in Spooner, Wisconsin.  The family moved to Washington in the 1940's,  Dorothy graduated from Foster High School.  She is survived by her two sons, Douglas and Rodney and her daughter-in-law Rita.

Dorothy met Irving Benson at the Renton Triple X Barrel Drive-in in September, 1951.  They married on August 8, 1952.  Iring passed away on April 18, 2007.

She enjoyed may pastimes including reading and occasional trips to local casinos.  In earlier years she and Irving traveled in their motor home and camped with their camping group.

Many grandchildren, nieces and nephews as well as many friends will miss her deeply.

She is not lost our dearest love,

Nor has she traveled far,

Just stepped inside home's lovliest room

And left the door ajar.



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