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Richard L. "Dick" Benson

August 6, 1943 — August 9, 2022

Richard L. "Dick" Benson

Richard L. “Dick” Benson, age 79 of Centerville, Ohio formerly of Eldorado, Ohio died Tuesday, August 9, 2022 at the Wood Glen Nursing Center, Dayton, Ohio. Born on August 6, 1943 in Maryville, Tennessee, he was the son of the late John J. & Mary L. (Porter) Benson.

Dick was the owner/operator of Dick Benson Construction, Eldorado, Ohio. Preceded in death by his brothers: Robert J. Benson in 1942 and Marvin C. Benson in 2007.

Survived by his Former Wife: Judith A. “Judy” (West) Benson; Children: Brenda Benson, Earl Benson and Robert (Kim) Benson; 3 grandchildren and 3 great grandchildren.

Family will receive friends on Wednesday, August 17, 2022 from 5:00 P.M. to 7:00 P.M. at Barnes Funeral Home, 220 East Main Street, Eaton, Ohio.

Memorial contributions may be made to Ohio’s Hospice of Dayton, 324 Wilmington Ave, Dayton, Ohio 45420. Condolences may be sent to the family via the website at

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Wednesday, August 17, 2022

5:00 - 7:00 pm (Eastern time)

Barnes Funeral Home - Eaton

220 E. Main St, Eaton, OH 45320

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