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Wilma Lucille (Lu) Benzel

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Wilma Lucille (Lu) Benzel Obituary

Wilma Lucille (Lu) Benzel passed away in Roseville on January 3, 2016. Lu was born on August 2, 1936 in Florence, KS. She graduated high school in 1954 then went to Colorado Women's College graduating in 1956.

Lu married in 1956 and had two children. She lived in Wheatland for many years and worked for Marysville School District for 18 years. Lu started a new career in 1988 as an office manager for a real estate company, later moving to Logue Realty until she retired.

Lu is survived by a brother Bill (Kathy) Smith of Topeka, KS; son Mike (Kelly) Benzel of Macksville, KS; daughter Karen Schwane of Hagerman, ID; one grandson, three granddaughters, three great-grandchildren, two nieces and two nephews.

Memorial service will be held in Hoisington, KS, in August, 2016.

Condolences can be sent to Karen Schwane, P.O. Box 342, Hagerman, ID 83332 or Mike Benzel, P.O. Box 243, Macksville, KS 67557.

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Published in Appeal Democrat on Jan. 8, 2016
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