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1607 East Perkins Avenue
Sandusky, OH 44870
Phone: 419-626-3632
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David Edwards Benson

David Edwards Benson, 58, residing in Sandusky, passed away Sunday afternoon, September 2, 2018 at Stein Hospice Care Center after a lengthy illness surrounded by loving family.

David was born on July 2, 1960 in Toledo, OH and adopted at an early age by Jack and Idella (Liskey) Edwards.

David enjoyed fishing, camping, cooking and sitting by the water. His greatest joy was spending time with his family.

David is survived by his wife, Amanda (Macina) Benson, whom he married on July 2, 2009. He is also survived by his daughters, Destiny Benson of Sandusky and Brittani Jones of AZ; only son, Zachariah Benson of Sandusky; three grandchildren; parents, Jack and Idella Edwards; sisters, Doreen Ursetti of SC, Kerry Jo (Keith) Montoya of ND, Rhonda (Jim) Andersen of IL and Karen (David) Malone of MO; brothers, Perry Finken of FL, Jeffrey Konzen of Columbus, and Bruce (Mary) Edwards of IN and numerous nieces, nephews, and other loving relatives.

David is preceded in death by his brothers, Bobby Swain, Donald Kessler and Kenneth Swain Sr; sister, Barb Taylor; nephew, Kenneth Swain Jr; grandmother, Esther Edwards and grandfather, Mark Quillen.

Friends may call on Thursday, September 6, 2018 from 4:00 pm to 7:00 pm at Groff Funeral Homes & Crematory, 1607 E Perkins Ave, Sandusky. Funeral services will be held in the funeral home on Friday September 7, 2018 at 11:00 am. Pastor Jeff Baker will officiate.

Those wishing to contribute to David's memory may do so to Stein Hospice Services, 1200 Sycamore Line, Sandusky, OH 44870.

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