On December 15, 2004 MARIE BURCH HOFFECKER loving wife of the late Frank Ridgely Benton, Sr.; devoted mother of Frank Ridgely Benton, Jr. and Tim Shawn Benton; dear sister of Thomas Warren Hoffecker; cherished grandmother of Will, Josh, Chris, Noah, Carrie, and Danny Benton and great-grandmother of Preston and Lexi Benton. The family will receive friends in the Lemmon Funeral Home of Dulaney Valley, Inc., 10 W. Padonia Road (at York Road), Timonium-Cockeysville on Saturday from 1 to 3 p.m. Services and interment private. In lieu of flowers, contributions may be directed in Mrs. Benton's name to the American Cancer Society, P.O. Box 43025, Baltimore, MD 21236-0025.
THE BALTIMORE SUN