Alice E. Benson SAUGERTIES- Alice E. Benson, 87, of Band Camp Rd. died Saturday, July 19, 2014 at the Kingston City Hospital. Born April 2, 1927 in Kingston she was the daughter of the late Edward and Matilda Knapp. A lifetime area resident she is survived by her husband, Max, with whom she recently celebrated their 70th Wedding Anniversary. Daughters: Linda Lou and her husband, Charles DuBois of Woodstock; Alice and her husband, William Clapper of Mass.; and Maxine Ortiz and her companion, Karl Hoegemann of Galway. Sons: Larry (deceased) and his wife, Kathleen Benson of Saugerties; Mark and his wife, Anita Benson of Washington; and Aaron and his wife, Ranae Benson of Florida. 17 Grandchildren, 23 Great-Grandchildren, several nieces and nephews also survive. A private funeral service was held at the convenience of the family. Family suggests donations in her memory be made to the “God Giving Bread Program” with the Atonement Lutheran Church, Market St., Saugerties. Arrangements are under the direction of the Seamon-Wilsey Funeral Home, Inc. Cor. of John & Lafayette Sts., Saugerties. Expressions of condolence may be shared with the family at SeamonWilseyFuneralHome.com
Seamon-Wilsey Funeral Home, Inc.
45 John Street Saugerties, NY 12477
Published in the Daily Freeman on July 27, 2014