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Herb G. Benneweis

Herb G. Benneweis, 82, of Cavalier, ND passed away Sunday, October 28, 2018 at his home.

Herbert George Benneweis was born September 5, 1936 at Drayton, ND to Henry and Grace (Rickbeil) Benneweis. He grew up and attended school at Hensel, ND. Herb farmed with his dad in the Hensel area and worked for various farmers. He then worked at Solar Gas and the Farmers Coop Elevator both in Cavalier. Herb enjoyed gardening, collecting John Deere tractors and spending time with his family and grandchildren.

On July 11, 1964, he married Alta Faye Haase at New Leipzig, ND. She survives as does his children: Darren (Shalon) Benneweis, Lisbon, ND and Teri (Jayson) Sharp, Manvel, ND; grandchildren: Taylor Benneweis, Cole and Sage Turchin; Michael and Hannah Sharp; one brother, Calvin (Diane) Benneweis, Cavalier, ND and several nieces and nephews.

He was preceded in death by his parents.

Funeral services will be held Friday, November 2, 2018 at 2:00 p.m. at the Cavalier Presbyterian Church, Cavalier, ND. Visitation will be held for one hour before the time of services at the church. Burial will be at Cavalier Cemetery.

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Alta Faye and family. Our sincere sympathy to all of the family. Nobody can take away your memories, cherish them always!!

Gary Lindenberger Nov 3 2018 12:00 AM

Sympathy to all. Have wonderful memories of Hensel.

Judith A. Husband Morrison Nov 2 2018 12:00 AM

I was a town girl trying to save money by helping out with farm work. It was a good day when Herb was working at the grain elevator to help me when I would go in with a load of grain. He was always a gentleman and was missed when he had to leave. RIP. Herb Benneweis.

Lorraine Beauchamp Nov 1 2018 12:00 AM

Sorry for the loss of. Cherish the memories and remember all the special things about that him that you loved.

Marlene Gasink Nov 1 2018 12:00 AM

I am sorry for your loss. My sympathy and prayers are with you.

Darin Lee Nov 1 2018 12:00 AM

Alta Faye, Darren & Teri So sorry for your loss. Know that you are in my thoughts & prayers.

Judy Johnson Oct 30 2018 12:00 AM

Alta Faye, Darrin, Taylor and the rest of the family, So sorry to hear of your loss. My thoughts and prayers are with all of you at this difficult time.

Susan Schlecht Oct 30 2018 12:00 AM

Thinking of you all and sharing in your sorrow in the loss of your Husband, Dad, and Grandpa. He was an inspiration no doubt and I feel blessed to have known Herb. May he rest in peace.

Kathy Benneweis Oct 29 2018 12:00 AM