Jeanette A. Benson, SP

(Sister Cecelia Ann)

Sr. Jeanette Benson, SP, passed away on Monday, June 20, 2011, in Seattle, Wash., at 87 years of age, after 67 years as a Sister of Providence.

Sr. Jeanette entered the Sisters of Providence on November 17, 1943, made her first profession on November 19, 1945, and professed her final vows on November 19, 1948.

Memorial contributions may be made in her honor to the Sisters of Providence Retirement Fund, 1801 Lind Avenue SW, #9016, Renton, WA 98057-9016.

Vigil service, Thursday, June 30, 2011, 7:00 p.m., St. Joseph Residence, 4800 37th Avenue SW, Seattle, Wash. Funeral Mass, Friday, July 1, 2011, 11:00 a.m., at the same location. Burial, Calvary Cemetery, Seattle. Bonney-Watson Funeral Home, Seattle, is in charge of the arrangements.

To view Sr. Jeanette's full obituary and picture, and to sign her memory book, please visit the web site for Bonney-Watson Funeral Home at

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