Nancy Benitez

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Died Tuesday, April 26, 2011. She was 88.
Born in Detroit, Michigan on September 11, 1922, she was the daughter of the late John and Margaret Evans Critchlow. She was a 1941 graduate of the Baldwin School, Bryn Mawr, PA and attended Wheaton College, MA.
She is survived by her children, Cristina
Benitez, Peg Evans and John Benitez; grandsons, Todd Turner, Banks Benitez and Ryan Benitez; and brother, Roger Critchlow. She was preceded in death by her husband, R. Adm. Rafael Benitez, USN, (Ret.), who died in 1999, her brother, John Critchlow, Jr. and sister, Jean Beatty.
A memorial service will be held 11 a.m., Saturday, April 30, 2011 at Christ Episcopal Church in Easton. Memorial contributions may be made to Critchlow Adkins Children's Centers, Christ Church, Easton, MD or the Talbot Hospice Foundation.
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Published in The Washington Post on Apr. 29, 2011