Wilhelmina P. Benjamin, 95, of Waverly, New York, formerly of Towanda Township, Pennsylvania, passed away Thursday, June 25, 2020 at the Elderwood Health Care Facility in Waverly, New York. Wilhelmina was born in Towanda, Pennsylvania, on Aug. 18, 1924, the daughter of the late Lincoln and Bertha Benjamin Vanderpool Sr. She was employed by the A & P processing plant in Horseheads, New York, for over 16 years until retirement. Wilhelmina enjoyed flowers and gardening.
Wilhelmina’s family includes her children, Sandra L. Callison of Waverly, New York, James Lincoln (Diane) Benjamin of Alpine, New York, Randy D. (Elizabeth) Benjamin of Mars Hill, North Carolina; grandchildren, Wendy Underdown of Alpine, New York, Michael Benjamin of Alpine, New York, Dawn Benjamin of Fletcher, North Carolina; great-grandchildren, Alexandria, Tyler, Orey, and Jessie; sister, Betty (Joseph) Kutyana of Towanda; as well as several nieces, nephews and cousins. She was predeceased by her husband, James William Benjamin on May 7, 2004; grandson, William Benjamin; brothers, Lincoln Vanderpool Jr., Clifford Vanderpool, Woodrow Vanderpool and wife Anna; sister, Dorothy Vanderpool and husband Howard; and son-in-law, Gordon Callison.
Abiding with Wilhelmina’s request, no services will be held.
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