Grace Marie (Finger) BENSON

Beloved wife, mother, grandmother Faithfully Devoted Servant of God Grace was born to John and Marie Bour on August 25, 1921, in St. Paul, MN. On October 27, 2013 she passed on to eternal life from the loving arms of her family into the waiting arms of her Lord and Savior, Jesus Christ. Grace was preceded in death by her mother and father, husbands, John Finger and Karl Benson, three sisters, three brothers and her daughter Kathleen (Kitty) Smith. She is survived by her seven children; Don Finger (Jackie), Jean Broderson (Art), Eileen Marquart, Patty Pierre (Jerry), John Michaels (Susie), Gracie Scholl (Bill), Joe Finger (Gailyn); son-in law, Billy Smith; 16 grandchildren, 18 great grandchildren, many nieces and nephews, loving relatives and friends. She loved her job as a dental assistant working for her son-in-law Dr. Arthur Broderson for 20 years. She was cherished by patients and co workers alike. Grace was unanimously voted "WORLD'S BEST MOM" by her eight children! She taught the value of hard work, and the blessing of faith, family and friends. She was the "Wind Beneath our Wings" and will be forever missed. You are invited to join us at a gathering of friends and family beginning at 11:00 AM, Tuesday, October 29, at O'Halloran & Murphy-Woodbury Funeral Home (8700 Valley Creek Road, Woodbury, one block east of Radio Drive next to Walgreens, 651-702-0301). Service to celebrate her life will begin at 1 PM. Interment, Mound Prairie Cemetery.


Funeral Home

Woodbury Funeral Home - Woodbury
Future site: 8700 Valley Creek Road  Woodbury, MN 55125
(651) 702-0301

Published in Pioneer Press on Oct. 28, 2013