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Ellen Druzella Benson Clark, 86, died May 8, 1996.

Born April 4, 1910 in East Garfield, Utah, to John Hilmer and Ellen Maria Harkness Benson. Married Melvin Stanford Clark, February 8, 1934 in the Salt Lake LDS Temple. He died October 30, 1981.Active member of the LDS Church, where she held many positions. Member of the Sportsman's Club of American. She enjoyed crocheting, and singing for special occasions.

Survived by daughter, Ellen LaVern Humes; son, Melvin John (Bernadine); sister, Jo Chambers; brothers, Earl R. (Mary Lou) Benson, and Dean L. (Joan) Benson; seven grandchildren, eight great-grandchildren and two great-great-grandchildren. Preceded in death by husband, daughter, Dorothy, three sisters and one brother.

Funeral services will be held Tuesday, May 14, 1996, 11 a.m. in the Hunter 35th Ward, 6170 W. Marcrest Dr. Friends may call Monday 6-8 p.m. at the Peel Funeral Home, 8525 West 2700 So., Magna, and Tuesday, 10-10:45 a.m. at the church. Interment: Valley View Memorial Park.

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