, Gilbert S. "Si"
On Sunday, February 12, 2012, GILBERT SILAS "SI" BENSON, of Westminster, beloved husband of Jane Sanders Benson, his wife of 64 years; father of Sande Dyott and husband Bill, Steve Benson and wife Celia, Tom Benson and wife Michelle Marozik, Bryan Benson and wife Sue; grandfather of Jeff Somers, Luke Benson, Otto Benson, Emily Benson, and Grace Benson; brother of Bernardine Walker. He was pre-deceased by his infant son, Michael and his sister Mary Ellen.
Friends may call, 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 PM, Thursday at ECKHARDT FUNERAL CHAPEL, P.A., 11605 Reisterstown Rd., Owings Mills, and from 10 AM until time of funeral service at 11 AM at Pleasant Grove United Methodist Church, 15300 Dover Rd., Reisterstown. Interment Pleasant Grove Church Cemetery. Donations may be made to Pleasant Grove United Methodist Church. Online condolences may be made at: www.eckhardtfuneralchapel.com