January 21, 1924 - November 23, 2013 EDMOND Betty Lee Caswell Benson, 89, of Edmond, OK, passed away on November 23, 2013.Betty was born in Kansas on January 21, 1924 to Alice (Mit-chell) and Joe Caswell. She graduated from Woodruff High School and attended secretarial school in Wichita, Kansas.Betty was married to Benny (Francis) Benson on February 19, 1944; they were married 68 years.Betty was a dedicated mother and wife. She enjoyed languages and crocheting. She was also actively involved in the Methodist church and enjoyed singing in the choir. Betty had many wonderful friends. She loved the retirement years she spent in Naples, Florida.Betty is survived by her sons, Kent and James Benson; daughter-in-law, Kathy Benson; grandchildren, Jennifer and John Broker, Amanda and Kiel Johnson, Daniel and Lisa Benson, and Andrew Benson; and great grandchildren, Eliana Broker, Emalee Benson and Jacey Benson. Betty was preceded in death by her beloved husband, Benny (Francis) Benson.The family will celebrate her life in December with immediate family only. If you would like to share memories of Betty, please send them to Jim at 107 Deer Creek Road, Edmond, OK 73012 or post them online at www.mercer-adams.com Those memories will be shared at her memorial service. Final arrangements are being handled by Mercer-Adams Funeral Home.In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be given to: Act www.mercer-adams.com s 2 United Methodist Church, 4848 West Covell, Edmond, OK 73012. The family wishes to thank Rev. Mark Foster of Acts 2 United Methodist Church, Touchmark and Autumn Bridge Hospice staff for Betty's compassionate care during her life.She will be loved and remembered fondly by those left behind.
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Published in The Oklahoman on Nov. 27, 2013