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The Victoria Advocate - http://TheVictoriaAdvocate.com Helen P. Bena
Sunday, September 12th, 2004
She was born Sept. 21, 1915, in Danevang, to the late Andrew N. and Annie P. Jensen Smith. She was a retired farmer and homemaker.
Survivors: daughter, Dorothy Harrington of Farmington, N.M.; sons, Donald Bena and Eugene Bena, both of El Campo; five grandchildren; and four great-grandchildren.
Preceded in death by: husband, Alfred L. Bena; sisters, Mona Jespersen, Hilda Michaelsen, Esther Harton, Lilly Hiltpold, Bernice Smith, and Geneva Barosh; and brothers, Oscar Smith, Harold Smith, and Clifford Smith.
Visitation will begin 11 a.m. today at Triska Funeral Home.
Services will be 2 p.m. Monday at the funeral home, the Rev. Laird Engle officiating.
Burial will be at Oaklawn Memorial Park. Triska Funeral Home, El Campo, 979-543-3681.