Mary Arlene Benson, 72 of Weiler Road, Warren, PA, passed away Saturday, September 21, 2013, at the Blair Hospice House.
Mary was born August 1, 1941, in Erie, PA, the daughter of the late Loren and Mariane Miller Fileger.
She is survived by two daughters, Brenda Bosko, Youngsville, and Colleen Boerger, and husband, Steve, Warren; three stepchildren: Leo, Wayne and Dolores Shriver, all of OH; seven grandchildren, Joseph Krall, II, and girlfriend, Deanna Hebner, Clint Krall, and girlfriend, Noema Ibarra, Brandan Bosko, Mitchell Bosko, Richard Goodman, III, Joel Goodman, and wife, Christine, and Shane Goodman; five greatgrandchildren, Joey Krall, III, Justin Krall, Katelyn Krall, Lauren Krall and Nevah Lynn Estelle House; and several nieces and nephews.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husbands; Leo Shriver and Leroy N. Benson; three sisters, Rose Marie Bartlett, Phyllis Ann Waldo, Norma Jean Vreeland and two brothers, Hollis Sanders and Charles Sanders.
Friends will be received at St. Joseph Roman Catholic Church, 600 Penna. Ave. W, Warren on Thursday, September 26, 2013, from 1 p.m. to 2 p.m., at which time a Funeral Mass will be held there with Rev. Fr. Richard Toohey, pastor, officiating. Burial will follow at St. Joseph Cemetery.
The family suggests memorial contributions be made to the Cancer Care Center at Warren General, 2 Crescent Park West, Warren, PA 16365, or Hospice of Warren County, 2 Crescent Park West, Warren, PA 16365.
The Peterson-Blick Funeral Home, Inc. has been entrusted with arrangements. To view, or send econdolences, please visit www.petersonblickfuneralhome.com.