Helen Benson

CANDO – Helen Benson, 97, Bisbee, died Friday, Jan. 4, 2013, in a Cando hospital.

She was born June 27, 1915, to Herman and Mathilda Dressen, near Rugby. She married Edwin Benson Oct. 21, 1934.

Survivors: daughters, Nona Berg and Ardis Hunter; sons, David and Hilman; 13 grandchildren and 10 great-grandchildren.

Funeral: Saturday, 2 p.m., Cando Lutheran Church, Cando.

Burial: Halling Cemetery, rural Bisbee, in the spring.

Prayer service: Friday, 7 p.m., in Dunnigan-Dix Funeral Home, Cando.

Visitation: Saturday, one hour prior to the service, in the church.