Helen M. Benson, 76, of Carlisle, passed
away on Thursday, February 23, 2012, at the Church of God Home, Carlisle. She was born on Saturday, August 3, 1935, in Carlisle,
a daughter of the late Merle Scott and Mary (Fritz) Scott Moyer.
Helen was a loving and devoted wife and homemaker.
She is survived by her husband of 58 years, Junior L. Benson, three sons; Robert
Benson of Peyton, CO, James (and his wife, Linda) Benson of Newville, Lee (and his wife, Mary) Benson of Harrisburg, three
daughters; Debbie Montine of York Haven, Diane (and her husband, James) Blaine of New Bloomfield and Hazel Bouder of Carlisle,
one sister, Ruth Heverling of Shippensburg, eight grandchildren, five step-grandchildren, two great-grandchildren and several
nieces and nephews. Helen was preceded in death by a half-sister, Genevieve, one brother, Wilmer Scott and one great-granddaughter,
Funeral services will
be held on Tuesday, February 28, 2012, at 2 p.m., in the Ewing Brothers Funeral Home, 630 S. Hanover St., Carlisle, with Chaplain
Bradley V. Moore officiating. Burial will be in Cumberland Valley Memorial Gardens, Carlisle. Viewing will be held on Tuesday
from 1 p.m. until time of the services.
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