Los Banos Enterprise, Los Banos, CA
March 17, 1990, page B-2
Funeral services were held Friday for Laura Mae Beneker, who died March 14 in
a Newman hospital. She was 90.
Burial was in Los Banos District Cemetery. The Rev. Fred Baker of the United
Methodist Church in Los Banos officiated. The services were at Whitehurst
Mrs. Beneker was born July 28, 1899, in Salem, Ore. She moved to Los Banos in
She was preceded in death by her husband, Roy Beneker, on Oct. 15, 1974, and
her daughter, Laura Anderson.
Mrs. Beneker is survived by her son, Robert Peterson of Los Banos; two
daughters, Roberta Matheny of San Leandro and Bettie Hinde of Livermore; 13
grandchildren, 14 great-grandchildren, and two great-great grandchildren.
contributed by Alma