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Mildred P. Benner Mildred P. Benner

Mildred P. Benner

Thursday, May 2, 2019 by The Press in Obituaries

of Macungie

Mildred P. Benner, 89, of Macungie, formerly of Durham and Springfield townships, died peacefully April 24, 2019, at home. She was the wife of Kermit R. Benner, celebrating 70 years of marriage Dec. 26, 2018. She was a daughter of the late William W. and Helen M. (Bodder) Herman.

After attending Springfield High School, she graduated from the Allentown School of Cosmetology and worked at the former Oswald Beauty Salon, Allentown. She also enjoyed cleaning, working for several families as a housekeeper.

She was a member of Cedar Crest Bible Fellowship Church, Allentown, where she enjoyed attending ladies Bible study, Sunday school and worship services as her health allowed.

She is survived by her husband; son, Terry R. (Alana), of Coopersburg; granddaughters, Julie (John) Webb, of Reno, Nev., Jessica (Terry) Lorincz, of Alburtis; great-grandchildren Mackenzie, Summer and Brooke Lorincz, Sonoma, Marin and Hudson Webb. She was predeceased by a grandson, Terry Kevin; sister, Emily Rohn.

Memorial contributions may be made to Cedar Crest Bible Fellowship Church, 1151 S. Cedar Crest Blvd., Allentown, 18103.

Arrangements were made by the Heintzelman Funeral Home, Inc., Hellertown.