Tina L. Benson

Benson, Tina L.

Tina L Benson, 46, of Green Bay, passed away February 18, 2013, peacefully with her family by her side. She was born July 19, 1966 in Green Bay, WI to Jimmy and Jeanne (Gilson) Hermsen. On June 1, 1991, she married Mark Benson in Green Bay. Tina loved nothing more than to spend time with her grandchildren baking, coloring and playing outside. She loved to ride up north on the back of her Honey's Harley on nice days and playing Bean Bags with her girlfriends on a weekly league.

Survivors include her husband, Mark Benson, Green Bay; her 3 children: Angela (Dean) Benson, Dustin (Alicia) Oleyniczak and Cory (Nicole) Benson, all from Green Bay; 9 Benson grandchildren: Caleb, Collin, Arla, Dylan, Tiana, Tailor, Ryan, Noah and Issac; goddaughter Jennifer Collard. many brothers and sisters: Gary (Debbie) Hyland (Omaha, NE), Tim (Boni) Tilkens (Louisville, TN), Teri (Ron) Hermsen (Green Bay), Peggy Goldman (Sturgeon Bay, WI), Jimmy Hermsen Jr (Anniston, AL), Danny (Traci) Hermsen (Germany), Mikey (Liz) Hermsen (Sturgeon Bay, WI), Scott Benson (Green Bay) and Debra Benson (Green Bay); 2 mothers-in-law: Carol Reynolds (Green Bay) and Judy Benson (Fredonia, WI), and many nieces, nephews and other family members.

She was preceded in death by her daughter, Kimberly Benson; parents, Jimmy and Jeanne Hermsen, and 2 fathers-in-law: Gary Pierquet (Green Bay) and Jerome Benson (Fredonia, WI).

Family and friends may call for a memorial visitation at the Pfotenhauer Funeral Home & Cremation Service, East-Town location, 2379 East Mason St., on Friday, Feb. 22 from 9:30 until 11:30 a.m. Memorial Service 11:30 a.m. Friday at the funeral home. Online condolences welcome at www.PfotenhauerFuneralHome.com


Published in Green Bay Press-Gazette from Feb. 20 to Feb. 21, 2013