Cloie Marie Benetz ReiterConway, AR, 1921 - 2014
Cloie Marie Benetz Reiter, 92, of Conway, Ark. passed away on June 13, 2014 in Jacksonville. She was born on Sept. 17, 1921 in Little Rock, Ark. to the late Emil P. Benetz and Alma Mary Calhoun Benetz.
Marie was a faithful and dedicated long time member of St. Joseph Cathoic Church in Conway. She enjoyed reading, bird watching, and working crossword puzzles. Marie also enjoyed the art and skill of knitting and crocheting and she loved to fish.
Marie is preceded in death by her husband of 52 years, Sylvester John Reiter; her step-mother, Eulah Faulkner Benetz; two brothers, Carl E. Benetz Sr. and Emil Peter Benez Jr.
Marie is survived by her two sons, Robert L. Kent (Patricia) of Jacksonville, Ark. and John F. Kent (Pamala) of Tomball, Texas; two sisters, Thelma Benetz Davis of Plummerville, and Dorthy Benetz Tatum (Hebert) of Greenbrier. She is also survived by 12 grandchildren; 21 great-grandchildren; and three great-great-grandchildren.
A funeral mass will be held at 10 a.m. on Wednesday, June 18, 2014 at St. Josephs Catholic Church with Father Robert Cigainero officiating. A rosary will be held at 6 p.m. on Tuesday, June 17, 2014 at Roller-McNutt Funeral Home in Conway. Visitation will be held, following the rosary, from 7-8 p.m. at the funeral home.
Serving as pallbearers will be Mike Benetz, Jeremy Haynes, Robert Kent Jr., Randy Kent, Douglas Kent and Wayne Williams. Honorary pallbearers will be Mike Williams and Levi Kent.
Online guest book: www.rollerfuneralhomes.com.
Published June 15, 2014
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Roller-McNutt / Conway
8th and Vine, P.O. Box 249, Conway, AR