Benschoter, Leon "Benny" Gilbert
Age 92. Passed away on December 3, 2021 with his wife of 65 years and his four children by his side. Benny will be remembered as a devoted husband, father, grandfather and great-grandfather, as well as a friend and coworker. His impact was felt by so many because of his generous spirit.
He is survived by his wife, Reba (Patterson); children, Brooke Ann Benschoter of Des Moines IA, Mary Lorraine Miller (Kevin) of Omaha, Brian Benschoter (Maureen) of Austin TX, and Annmarie Rollag (John) of Omaha; eleven grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren.
VISITATION will be Monday, December 6th, from 5-7PM, with PRAYER VIGIL at 7pm at Our Lady of Lourdes Catholic Church, 2110 So. 32nd Ave., Omaha. MASS of CHRISTIAN BURIAL will be held Tuesday, December 7th, at 11:30am also at Our Lady of Lourdes. To join the Funeral Remembrance online, please visit www.heafeyheafey.com
and press the "View Live Cast" button. In lieu of flowers, memorials can be made to Our Lady of Lourdes Parish Endowment, the Stephens Center Homeless Shelter, or the Leon & Reba Benschoter Endowed Scholarship at Creighton University. A complete remembrance of Benny is available at: www.heafeyheafey.com
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Published by Omaha World-Herald from Dec. 4 to Dec. 6, 2021.