OBITUARY

Judy Carole Benziger

March 6, 1943March 8, 2011

BENZIGER, Judy Cross, born March 6, 1943, passed away peacefully at home on March 8, 2011, after a 3 year battle with brain cancer. She was a beloved wife, mother, nana, teacher and coach. Her love of the land allowed her to spend her life dairy farming and growing the flowers she so enjoyed. She is preceded in death by her parents, A. D. (Rip) and Ollie Cross, and brother, Bob Cross. Survived by loving husband of nearly 50 years, John Kyle Benziger; sons and daughters and spouses, Chris and Jeanette Benziger, Bill and Tami Benziger, Beth and Pete Hyde and Sarah and Roman Sharp; 9 grandchildren, Taylor, Drew and Zane Benziger, Kari Benziger, Emily, Erin and Abby Hyde, and Lauren and Jake Sharp; brother, Charles Cross; sister-in-law, Patsy Cross, several nieces and nephews. Special thanks to all of the amazing care givers who fought to save our mother and also made her last days comfortable. Funeral services will be at the Sherwood Chapel at the Mausoleum, in Sherwood Memorial Gardens on Saturday, March 12, 2011. Receiving of friends from noon till 2:00 pm, with the service to follow and the interment to follow the service. Sherwood Chapel and Memorial Gardens is honored to help the Benziger family.

Services

  • Visitation Saturday, March 12, 2011
  • Funeral Service Saturday, March 12, 2011
REMEMBERING

Judy Carole Benziger

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Joy ODell-Paul

March 26, 2011

I am so sad to hear about Mrs. Benzinger. She was a great coach and always so kind to me. I loved playing over at her house as a child. I am so sorry for your loss. She will be missed in Corryton! Prayers to all your family.

March 13, 2011

John, we just found out about your loss of Judy. She was a wonderful talented woman that will stay in our hearts. I will always remember her when the flowers start to bloom. You are in our thoughts and our prayers as you walk this path. Praying for God to give you His strength to take the next step each day. Michael & Donna Johnson

March 12, 2011

Beth and family,our thoughts and prayers are with you in your time of grief. May your memories bring you comfort. Mark, Shawna, Kendra, Makenzie & Dalton Munsey

March 12, 2011

Bill & Tami, you and your family are in our prayers. Michael, Melanie, Gabby, and Trevor.

March 12, 2011

taylor, i was saddened at the passing of your grandmother, i know you loved her very much. take comfort knowing she is with THE LORD and at peace. May THE LORD comfort you and your family in your time of sadness. Your friend, jim massey

March 11, 2011

Sarah and Roman(Our Eagle Talon Family); You and your family are in our thoughts and prayers. Terry,Cyndi,Gavin and Kegan Collins Corryton,Tn

Stephanie, Matthew, Marissa, & Sara Trent

March 11, 2011

Your family will be in our thoughts and prayers during this difficult time.

March 11, 2011

Knowing Bill I know his mom was a very special person . May our Lord give you all comfort during this time and the days ahead when the void in your lives needs to be filled. God Bless you. You will be with her again some day.

Barbara Sharp

March 11, 2011

Judy was as beautiful inside as she was out. I was blessed to know her kind, giving and entertaining ways. Roman could have looked the world over and not found such a great family !

March 11, 2011

Bill & Tami, you and your family are in our thoughts and prayers. Joe & Linda Ellis, Fort Pierce, FL