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Howard L. Benson

February 28, 1952 - June 13, 2018

Howard Lee Benson, age 66, of Indianapolis, passed away on Wednesday, June 13, 2018. He was born in Rushville, Indiana, on February 28, 1952 to Robert Benson and Emma Harrison. He was a former member of the Connorsville Baptist Temple, and a current member of Charity Baptist Church in Indianapolis. Howard enjoyed treasures he found while beachcombing, fishing, and was a loyal fan of the Cincinnati Reds and Indianapolis Colts. He really loved his family, and wanted to spend as much time as he could with his grandchildren.

Howard is survived by his son: Jeremiah (Dorothy) Benson of Indianapolis; and grandchildren: Autumn Mengedoht of Connorsville, Adina Benson, Ruben Benson, Beriah Benson, Patience Benson, and Melita Benson, all of Indianapolis.

He is preceded in death by his parents: Robert Benson and Emma Harrison; and daughter: Melissa Benson.

A memorial service will be held at Charity Baptist Church, 3470 N. High School Rd., Indianapolis, IN 46224, at 6:00 PM on Friday, June 22, 2018, with visitation from 4:00 PM until the time of service. In lieu of flowers donations may be made to Charity Baptist Church. Arrangements entrusted to Simplicity Funeral & Cremation Care.

Service Information

Visitation Information

Date: Friday, June 22, 2018

Time: 4:00 pm

End Time: 6:00 pm


Service Information

Date: Friday, June 22, 2018

Time: 6:00 pm

3470 N. High School Rd., Indianapolis, IN 46224


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