Marilyn Ruth Louise Benolkin, 79, of Cape Coral passed away Nov. 5, 2013, while vacationing out of the country. She was born in Minneapolis, Minn., in 1934 to Eugene and Helen Lofgren. She lived in Moundsview, Minn., for many years before moving to Cape Coral.
Her family members include her five children, Barbara (James) Spannbauer of Cape Coral, Steven (Kari) Benolkin of Isanti, Minn., James Jr. (Jaqueline) Benolkin of Andover, Minn., Thomas (Roxanne) Benolkin of St. Anthony, Minn and Patricia Schafer and husband Jeff Halsten of Cape Coral; 15 grandchildren and six great-grandchildren.
Mrs. Benolkin was preceded in death by her husband of 54 years, James William Sr., and her daughter, Sharon Jean Williamson.
Marilyn Ruth Louise Benolkin
A memorial service will be celebrated at 7 p.m., Thursday, Nov. 21, at the Fuller Metz Funeral Home. The family will receive friends from 6-8 the same evening.
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