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In Memory of

Ben W. Greenwood

August 28, 1929 - June 15, 2017

Obituary


Ben W. Greenwood, 87, of Loves Park passed away Thursday June 15, 2017 at his residence with his loving family by his side. Ben was born on August 28, 1929 in Georgia and raised in TN, the son of Ben H. and Willie Mae Greenwood. He married Grace Louise Jones on December 3, 1955. Ben was a member of Peace Evangelical Lutheran Church in Loves Park. Ben worked for Duo Fast for 36 years and was a Korean War Veteran serving in the Army. Ben is survived by his loving wife of 61 years, Louise;...

Ben W. Greenwood, 87, of Loves Park passed away Thursday June 15, 2017 at his residence with his loving family by his side. Ben was born on August 28, 1929 in Georgia and raised in TN, the son of Ben H. and Willie Mae Greenwood. He married Grace Louise Jones on December 3, 1955. Ben was a member of Peace Evangelical Lutheran Church in Loves Park. Ben worked for Duo Fast for 36 years and was a Korean War Veteran serving in the Army. Ben is survived by his loving wife of 61 years, Louise; son Ben (Debbie) Greenwood Jr; daughter Lisa Greenwood; granddaughter April (Walter) Strait; grandson Aaron Greenwood; two great-grandchildren Walter and Lilly; brother Wiley Greenwood and sister Bettie Greenwood. Ben was preceded in death by his parents, brother Marvin and sister Irene.
A service to celebrate Ben's life will be 10:00 am Monday June 19, 2017 at Peace Evangelical Lutheran Church 502 Orth Rd in Loves Park; visitation for Ben will be from 9:00 am until 10:00 am at the church on Monday. Burial with Military Honors will be at Sunset Memorial Gardens. Memorials are suggested to Peace Evangelical Lutheran Church. Condolences may be sent to www.sunsetfhmemgardens.com
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