Service


Date:

July 24, 2019

Start Time:

1:00 PM

Location:

Parrott and Wood

Address:

965 Home Plaza

Waterloo, IA 50701

Arrangements By:

Parrott & Wood

Visitation


Date:

July 24, 2019

Start Time:

11:30 -1:00 PM

Location:

Parrott and Wood

Address:

965 Home Plaza

Waterloo, IA 50701

Roy B. Benefiel

Roy B. Benefiel was born on April 29, 1922 in Raymondville, Mo, son of Edward and Edith (Medlock) Benefiel. He joined the Army in 1940 and was honorable discharged in 1941. Roy married Nora Smith on June 30, 1945 in Waterloo. In their younger years, Nora and Roy roller skated and could do the 2-step on skates. He worked for Rath Packing Company for 30 years before retiring in 1981. Roy enjoyed radio controlled airplanes and model cars.

Roy Benefiel passed away on July 20, 2019 at Cedar Court Assisted Living in Corydon, Indiana, at age 97. He is preceded in death with his parents, wife of 72 years, brothers; Ray A. Benefiel, James Benefiel, sisters; Goldie Archer and Ruthene Hayes. He is survived by caretaker; Michael (Debra) Averill and many nieces and nephews.

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