Donna Rae Ahlgrim Benedict, 85, born December 6, 1934 in Gary, Indiana, to Harold Ahlgrim and Bernice Richeson Ahlgrim, passed away February 21, 2020 in Summerfield, Florida.
Donna was preceded in death by her husband of 51 years, Willard Read Benedict, on January 19, 2018.
She is survived by children, Willard Read Benedict II (Cynthia), Scott Harold Benedict (Stephanie), Donna Lorene Benedict; grandchildren, Arielle Nicole Benedict, Eric Michael Benedict, Jacy Danielle Benedict, Willard Read Benedict III, Zachary Andrew Benedict (Grace), and Allyson Danielle Benedict Paz (Mario) ; great grandchildren Zane Daniel Benedict, Landen Skye Benedict, Leland Bryce Benedict, Caleb Anthony Benedict, Lorena Sofia Ortiz.
A Visitation Gathering will be held 10-11AM, Friday, February 28, 2020 at Calvary Baptist Church, 3740 Eagles Nest Road, Fruitland Park, Florida 34731 with a Celebration of Life to begin at 11 AM with Pastor Charles Couey officiating. Donna will be laid to rest next to her beloved husband at Crum Cemetery, Marion County, Summerfield, Florida.