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On Wedneday, May 16, 2018, Sallie L. Benson of Gaithersburg, MD formerly of Barnesville, MD passed away at Casey House in Rockville, MD. Beloved wife of Donald B. Benson; loving mother of Christopher P. Benson, Wendy S. Benson, Timothy P. Benson, the late Joseph P. Benson, Pamela Benson Wade, Daniel M. Benson, and Robert E. Benson; sister of Marsha L. Strok. Also survived by 10 grandchildren and nine great-grandchildren. Her favorite times were spent with her family at Rehoboth Beach, but also traveling to Europe especially to the Vatican, London and her ancestors homelands of Denmark and Sweden. She loved to read and sew. Friends may call at St. Mary's Parish and Shrine of Our Lady of Fatima, 18230 Barnesville Road, Barnesville, MD 20838 on Monday, May 21, 2018 from 10 a.m. to 11 a.m. when a Mass of Christian Burial will be offered at 11 a.m. Interment will follow in the church cemetery. In lieu of flowers memorial contributions may be made to The , PO Box 22478, Oklahoma City, OK 73123, Please sign the family guestbook at:


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Published in The Washington Post on May 18, 2018
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