Jean Ann Benson, 84 years old, of Newport, passed away Saturday February 10, 2018. She was born June 28, 1933 in Shamokin to William and Marion (Carpenter) Seger. She attended Mt. Olivet Church of the Brethren.
Jean is survived by her husband, David E. Benson; sons, Wallace Wetherbee, Nelson Wetherbee, Gerald Wetherbee and Thomas Wetherbee; daughter, Marcia Wetherbee; sister Jacqueline Gajus and several grandchildren and great grandchildren. She was preceded in death by twin sister, Joan Hower and sister, Beverly Kopp.
Graveside Service will be Saturday at 1 PM in the Newport Cemetery with Pastor David Shuman officiating-