Reva “Pauline” Benson, age 74, of Eaton, OH, went to be with the Lord on Saturday, Oct. 28, 2017. Born on Nov. 1, 1942 in Middletown, Ohio, daughter of the late, Alfred & Louise (Biltz) Downs. Pauline retired in 2001 after many years at Square D in Middletown, OH. She was a devoted Mother and her happiest moments were spent cooking and entertaining her Family and Friends. Member of the Red Hat Society; Member of the First Southern Baptist Church in Camden, OH.
Preceded by first husband, James Truman Gardner; second husband John Dale Benson; parents, Alfred Downs and Louise Coyle; and all her siblings and step daughter, Vicki Carlson.
Survived by daughter, Alicia (Duane) Powell and Heather (Steve) Gotwalt; step daughters, Laura Benson and Ellen Benson; many grandchildren and great grandchildren.
Memorial Service will be held at 2:00 P.M., Sunday, November 19, 2017 at the First Southern Baptist Church, 35 N. Liberty St., Camden, OH with Rev. Dr. Greg Jackson officiating. Inurnment will be held in Mount Pleasant Cemetery, Poast Town (Butler County), OH at the convenience of the family. Family will receive friends after the memorial service.
Memorial Contributions may be made to the First Southern Baptist Church, 35 N. Liberty St., Camden, OH 45311. Condolences may be sent via www.barnesfuneralhome.com
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