Ruby Benson Obituary
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In Memory of

Ruby Benson

February 5, 1920 - December 9, 2010
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Ruby Marie Benson was ushered into the presence of the Lord on December 9, 2010. Ruby was born on February 5, 1920 in Moorhead, Minesota. She was adopted in love at the age of 5 months by John and Eva Beauchamp. She had one brother, Allister. Most of her young life was spent on a farm in Frazee, Minnesota. She began work at the Becker Courthouse as an agriculture clerk. Ruby was married to John Benson at the age of 20; they spent many years farming in Detroit Lakes, Minnesota. They later moved to Auburn, Washington where she retired from Boeing after spending 30 years as a lead inventory clerk. She was active at Grace Community Church in...
Ruby Marie Benson was ushered into the presence of the Lord on December 9, 2010.
Ruby was born on February 5, 1920 in Moorhead, Minesota. She was adopted in love at the age of 5 months by John and Eva Beauchamp. She had one brother, Allister. Most of her young life was spent on a farm in Frazee, Minnesota. She began work at the Becker Courthouse as an agriculture clerk. Ruby was married to John Benson at the age of 20; they spent many years farming in Detroit Lakes, Minnesota. They later moved to Auburn, Washington where she retired from Boeing after spending 30 years as a lead inventory clerk. She was active at Grace Community Church in Auburn and lived in service to her family and friends. During their lifetime, they raised 5 children: Janet (Jack) Kain of Puyallup, WA; Paul (Kathy) Benson of Lake Chelan, WA; Carol (Randy) DenAdel Mesa, AZ; John (Vicki) of Asotin, WA; and Judy (Bill) Douglas of Vancouver, WA. She dearly loved her 9 grandchildren and 21 great grandchildren. Ruby was preceded in death by her husband, John, after more than 50 years of marriage.
In honor of her parents who adopted her at the age of 5 months, she would like any memorials to go to Antioch Bible Church Non-profit Adoption Ministry, PO Box 2273, Redmond, WA 98073. A memorial service will be held 11:00 AM, Wednesday December 15, 2010 at Price-Helton Funeral Home, 702 Auburn Way N Auburn, WA 98002

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