Susie Lanning Benton (89)
Susie (Tedhams) Lanning Benton, passed away June 3, 2014 at Laurels of Carson City after a long battle with Alzheimers. She was born in Flint, Michigan on May 29, 1925, the daughter of Joseph and Marie (Chapman) Tedhams.
She was a life-long resident of Stanton and Vestaburg areas. She married Thomas Lanning in 1943. They had five children: Thomas, Wilson (Eddie), Rose Marie, Susie and Patricia.
Susie is survived by one son, Thomas (Alice) Lanning; one daughter, Susie Pena both of Stanton, 12 grandchildren and many great grandchildren and several great- great grandchildren and one son-in-law, Ramon Pena.
Susie was preceded in death by her parents, Joseph and Marie; two daughters, Rose Marie and Patricia Pena; a son, Wilson (Eddie) Lanning; her first husband, Thomas H. Lanning; her second husband, Otis Benton; a grandson, Thomas Pena; one great grandson, Gerald Lanning, II; a son-in-law, Rafael Pena, Jr. ; two brothers: William and Robert Tedhams and a sister, Catherine Currier.
There will be no funeral service, a private family burial will be held at a later date.
Arrangements are being handled by Brigham Funeral Chapel in Edmore.
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