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BENELL, Charles Feb 5, 1939 – Sep 24, 2018

View Original Notice ? BENELL, Charles Feb 5, 1939 - Sep 24, 2018

BRIDGETON – Charles W. Benell, 79, of Bridgeton, passed away Monday, Sept. 24, 2018, in Terre Haute Regional Hospital. He was born in Diamond on Feb. 5, 1939, the son of William H. Benell and Virginia B. Lawrence Benell.
He graduated in 1957 from Bridgeton High School and was a life long member of Bridgeton United Methodist Church, Gold Wing Club Chapter D, Covered Bridge Squares and Parke County 4-H, where he served on several committees.
On Nov. 3, 1962, he married his loving wife of 55 years, Judith D. Anderson Benell. Together they worked on the family farm and raised their children.
Survivors include his wife, Judith; a son, Mark Benell and his wife Jane of Rosedale; a daughter, Cheryl Mager and her husband James of Carbon; grandchildren, Kacie Benell, Shelby Benell, Caitlyn Mager Denny and her husband Justin, MaKenzie Mager and fiancé Kody Zumwalt, and Marle' Mager; a sister, Barbara Searing of Rosedale; and several nieces, nephews and cousins.
Charles was preceded in death by his parents; and his in-laws, Donald and Arline Anderson.
Services will be conducted at 11 a.m. Friday, Sept. 28, 2018, in Lawson-Miller Chapel, 1702 E. National Ave, Brazil, with Pastors Jack Hopkins and Perry Mager officiating. Burial will be in Clear Run Cemetery. Visitation is scheduled on Thursday, Sept. 27, 2018, from 4 to 8 p.m. in the funeral home. To light a candle in his memory visit:

View Original Notice ? BENELL, Charles Feb 5, 1939 - Sep 24, 2018