Bertha Benton

May 3, 1926 - October 23, 2019

Service Date: October 27, 2019

Bertha (Bertie) M. Benton, 93, of Tunkhannock passed away on Oct. 23, 2019 at The Gardens of Tunkhannock.  She was born in Fleetville on May 3, 1926 and she was the daughter of the late Martin and Bertha Rolens Stuble.  Bertha married the late Richard Benton on Dec. 29, 1994, and Richard passed away on July 27, 2018.

 Bertha was a graduate of the Benton Vocational High School and she worked as an Administrator for the Tunkhannock Methodist Manor.  Richard and Bertha were both members of the Tunkhannock United Methodist Church.

In addition to her parents and husband Bertha is preceded in death by two sons Robert and Gary Pencek, brothers William and Henry Stuble, and two sisters Helen Owens and Anne Walker.

She is survived by grandchildren & great grandchildren.

A memorial service will be held Sunday Oct. 27th at 4pm from the Tunkhannock United Methodist Church 4 Church St. Tunkhannock with Ernie King and Rev. Jon Buxton officiating.  Interment will be private at the Chase Cemetery Fleetville.

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