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Abel G. Benegas, Sr

Abel G. Benegas Sr. Age 96, Went to be with his heavenly Father on Tuesday October 22, 2013 at his home with his loving family at his side. Surviving three sons Abel (Theresa) Benegas Jr. of Joliet, IL, Barnabe Benegas of Joliet, IL and Levi (Donna) Benegas of Plainfield, IL; two daughters Donna Stewart of New Lenox, IL and Juanita (John) Murphy of Nason, IL; one brother Nabor (Cooka) Benegas of Joliet, IL; 24 grandchildren; 55 great grandchildren and 20 great great grandchildren. Numerous nieces and nephews also survive. Preceded in death by his loving wife Elizabeth Benegas; one daughter Betty Cortez and his parents Salome and Josephine Benegas; six sisters and two brothers; one great granddaughter and two grandsons. Abel Benegas retired from Plainfield Tool and Die on December 31, 1984. Funeral Services for Abel Benegas will be held on Tuesday October 29, 2013 at 10:00 a.m. at the Blackburn-Giegerich-Sonntag Funeral Home with Rev. Lou Wold officiating. Interment Woodlawn Memorial Park. Visitation Monday 4-8 p.m.

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love you gramp

<strong>aleasha</strong> - November 18, 2013 at 12:00 AM Jan 2 2014 12:00 AM

Lorenzo, Levi, Abel, Donna, Juanita & families, I m so sorry for your lost, your Dad was always kind to me, I just heard this evening about your Dad if I had known I would've attended the services, Rest in Peace Abel, always

<strong>Kathy Romo</strong> - November 17, 2013 at 12:00 AM Jan 2 2014 12:00 AM

You will always be in my heart.

<strong>Josie Sherwood</strong> - November 08, 2013 at 12:00 AM Jan 2 2014 12:00 AM

Able will be greatly missed, He was the very best and true friend anyone could ever have. We use to talk on the phone every once in a while, We thought the world of you, He always had to do something for us when ever he would visit. He could never do enough, He always thought he had to do more.He was one of a kind. Just to let the family know that you are in our prayers, We love you all.. Keep in touch. God bless... Love Judy, David and Carol,and Dale Crawford.

<strong>Judy Crawford</strong> - October 28, 2013 at 12:00 AM Jan 2 2014 12:00 AM

Please accept my deepest sympathies.

<strong>Hoyett McKenzie</strong> - October 28, 2013 at 12:00 AM Jan 2 2014 12:00 AM

WORDS CANN'T DESCRIBE THE LOSS I FEEL YOU WAS ALWAYS LIKE A FATHER TO ME AND I'LL ALWAYS KEEP YOU IN MY HEART I'LL MISS YOU.

<strong>SUE ELLIOTT</strong> - October 27, 2013 at 12:00 AM Jan 2 2014 12:00 AM

Rest in Peace my dearest Uncle. Your sweet memory will always remain in my heart. Until we meet again. Linda

<strong>Linda Cross</strong> - October 26, 2013 at 12:00 AM Jan 2 2014 12:00 AM

Uncle Abel, you will be missed. The memories and the love you gave each of us remains.

<strong>Kimberly</strong> - October 26, 2013 at 12:00 AM Jan 2 2014 12:00 AM

We grew up in Ridgewood with Lorenzo and Levi. We were all very good friends. Had some really great times. We are so sorry for your loss.

<strong>Poncho and Denise Long and Family</strong> - October 25, 2013 at 12:00 AM Jan 2 2014 12:00 AM

I worked with Benny,Jr and Fanio Cortez many years ago in Plainfield. Very sorry for your family's loss.

<strong>Connie Butler</strong> - October 25, 2013 at 12:00 AM Jan 2 2014 12:00 AM

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