HERMAN BENSON SR. Age 88, of Hemet, CA, passed away Friday, November 8, 2013, at Eden Haven Board & Care in Menifee, CA. Herman was born April 10, 1925 in Kansas City, Kansas. He was the son of the late Ernest & Alice (White) Benson. Herman served our country proudly during WWII
and the battle of Iwo Jima. He served as a sheriff's officer in the Los Angeles area for 30 years. Some of his hobbies included fishing, traveling, playing lotto, watching sports and spending quality time with his family. He was preceded in death by his brother Alfonso Benson. He is survived by his wife of 28 years Barbara Benson; his son Herman Benson Jr.; step daughters Connie Macee & Pamela L. Garvin; stepson Craig A. Harris; numerous grandchildren; nieces, nephews and friends. Arrangements are being handled by Miller-Jones Mortuary & Crematory Hemet, 1501 West Florida Ave, Hemet, CA. Graveside service will be at Riverside National Cemetery at 11:15 AM, Tuesday, Nov. 19.