Burdell Oliver Benson was born in Ben Wade Township, Pope County, Sept. 3, 1929, to Robert and Olga (Moseng) Benson.

Burdell Oliver Benson was born in Ben Wade Township, Pope County, Sept. 3, 1929, to Robert and Olga (Moseng) Benson. He grew up on the family farm near Starbuck and attended country school. Following his schooling he worked on the farm with his parents.

Funeral services were held at noon, Wednesday, April 18, at Grace Church in Alexandria. Private interment was at the Kinkead Cemetery.

Anderson Funeral Home in Alexandria was in charge of the arrangements. (www.andersofuneral.net)

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