Aberdeen Daily News, April 10, 1981, page 15
Funeral services for Frank Benfit, 66, of 314 N. Arch St., will be at 10 a.m. Saturday at St. Mary's Catholic Church in Aberdeen with the Rev. Howard Carroll officiating. Burial will be in the St. Mary's Catholic Cemetery.
Mr. Benfit died Wednesday at Dakota Midland Hospital.
Frank Benfit was born April 13, 1914, at Hosmer. He moved as a child to Aberdeen with his family.
Survivors include his father, Stephen Benfit, Aberdeen; one brother, Clarence Benfit, Aberdeen; and one sister, Mrs. Rose Barba, Kemah, Texas.
He was preceded in death by his mother, two brothers and one sister.
A vigil wake service is scheduled for 7 p.m. Friday at the Kreuger-Schriver Mortuary in Aberdeen.
Lector for the funeral service will be Dan Kraft with the offertory procession by Colleen Erickson and Donna Ottenbacher. Usher will be Gust Hill and the music will be provided by the church choir.
Casketbearers will be Edward Kitzinger, Kenneth Erickson, Arnold Ottenbacher, Alfred Ell, Tony Materi and Robert Binfit.
The family is asked to meet at the mortuary at 9:30 a.m. Saturday.
Visitation will be at the Kreuger-Schriver Mortuary until 9 p.m. Friday and Saturday until 9:45 a.m.