Eva Benson, age 92, of Brainerd, and formerly Pine River, passed away Monday, May 14, 2012, at Edgewood Vista in Brainerd. She was born to William and Ethel Benson on July 25, 1919. Eva was born at home in rural Pine River and lived there until 2008 when she became a resident of Edgewood Vista. She was employed at Minnesota Power in Pine River for many years.
Eva is survived by her niece, Sharon Hewitt (Richard); several great-nieces and great-nephews and great-great-nieces and great-great-nephews.
Services will be 11 a.m. on Monday, May 21, at Kline Funeral Home, Pequot Lakes. Visitation will be one hour prior to the service. Burial will be in Evergreen Memorial Gardens, Brainerd. Arrangements are with Kline Funeral Home, Pequot Lakes.