Cover photo for Reva Pauline Benson's Obituary
Reva Pauline Benson Profile Photo

Reva Pauline Benson

November 1, 1942 — October 28, 2017

Reva Pauline Benson

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

To order memorial trees or send flowers to the family in memory of Reva Pauline Benson, please visit our flower store.

Past Services


Sunday, November 19, 2017

Starts at 2:00 pm (Eastern time)

First Southern Baptist Church

35 North Liberty Street, Camden, OH 00000

Enter your phone number above to have directions sent via text. Standard text messaging rates apply.


Visits: 5

This site is protected by reCAPTCHA and the
Google Privacy Policy and Terms of Service apply.

Service map data © OpenStreetMap contributors

Send Flowers

Send Flowers

Plant A Tree

Plant A Tree