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BENN, Howard Sr. obit 1941
Posted by: Dawn Anderson Date: August 28, 2001 at 11:20:34
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Howard W. Benn, age 65, obituary published Sept. 30, 1941 and funeral
notice published Oct. 1, 1941, both in the Tampa Tribune.

"Howard W. Benn, Tampa Real Estate Dealer, Dies at 65
- Howard W. Benn, 65, of 301 E. North st., Tampa real
estate broker, died Sunday night at the Tampa hospital
after an illness of several months.
Mr. Benn was a 32nd degree Mason and a member of the
Kaaba Shrine temple of Davenport, Iowa, before coming
to Tampa 16 yearsa ago.
Survivors include his widow, Mrs. Mary E. Benn, of
Tampa; a son, Howard W. Benn, jr., of Washington,
Iowa, three sisters, Mrs. Grace G. Benn, of Los
Angeles; Mrs. Charles McCreedy, of Sigourney, Iowa,
and Mrs. Frank Wilson, of Wellman, Iowa, and two
brothers, W. J. Benn, of Los Angeles, and Irwin L.
Benn, of Portland, Ore., and two grandchildren.
Funeral services will be held in the Wilson Sammon
chapel tomorrow afternoon at 4 o'clock in charge of
Rev. E. J. Pendergrass, of the Seminole Heights
Methodist church. Burial will be in Myrtle Hill
cemetery. Pallbearers will be C. W. Latimer, Ernest
King, Isbon Linebaugh, Capt. William Tussey, Fred D.
Burnham and Don Sheppard."

Published in The Tampa Morning Tribune, September 30,
1941.

Also:
"BENN, HOWARD W. - Funerak services for Howard W.
Benn, 65, of 301 E. North St., who died Sunday night
at a local hospital, will be held at 4 o'clock
Wednesday afternoon from Wilson Sammon company funeral
home with the Rev. E. J. Pendergrass of the Seminole
Heights Methodist church officiating. Interment to be
in Myrtle Hill Memorial Park. Pallbearers will be C.
W. Latimer, Ernest King, Isbon Linebaugh, Fred D.
Burnham, Don Sheppard and Capt. Wm. Tussey."

Published in The Tampa Morning Tribune, September 30,
1941.


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