Mythol (Hildreth) Benninghofen

BENNINGHOFEN Mythol "Mike" (Hildreth) Benninghofen of Heath, age 76, passed away on Saturday, April 14, 2012. She was born January 25, 1936, in Sumner, Washington, to the late Herman and Pearl (West) Hildreth. Mythol is survived by her husband of 52 years, Fred Benninghofen; she is also survived by her daughter, Martha (Forrest) Cooperrider of Heath; her son, Bill Benninghofen (Ryan Wertz) of Columbus; grandsons, Charles (Shannon) Sheley of Pataskala, Timothy Rostorfer and Mark Rostorfer, both of Heath; and great-granddaughters, Cassandra Sheley and Joann Sheley. She is also survived by her mother-in-law, Clara Benninghofen of Newark; and sisters-in-law, Lili Hildreth and Juliet Hildreth. She was preceded in death by her brothers Herman, Larry, and Joe. For many years she served as secretary of the "Rolling '60's" bowling league at Park Lanes and on the local chapter of the Women's International Bowling Congress and was involved in the Girl Scout Council of Licking County. She retired from Arcade Drugs and previously worked for Alltel and Arlington Nursing Home. Family will receive friends on Monday from 5-8 p.m. at the REED-EGAN FUNERAL HOME, 141 Green Wave Drive, Newark (OH) where her funeral will be held Tuesday at 10 a.m., with Pastor Tom Olson, Presiding. Burial, Newark Memorial Gardens. Friends if they wish may donate in her name to Hospice of Central Ohio, 2269 Cherry Valley Road, Newark (43055). Arrangements by ROBERT C. CARTER, COLUMBUS.

Funeral Home

Reed-Egan Funeral Home - Newark
141 Green Wave Dr Newark, OH 43055
(740) 344-6106
Published in The Columbus Dispatch on Apr. 16, 2012