Benjamin Aldama, Sr., 86, of Bentonville, Ark. passed away Monday, July 1, 2019 at Northwest Medical Center in Bentonville. He was born April 20, 1933 in Corsicana, Texas to Gabino and Abrana Aguilar Aldama. Benjamin was a veteran of the United States Army & served during the Korean War. He was a member of Westminster Presbyterian Church in Corsicana, Texas. He was preceded in death by his wife, Maria in 2009; by his parents and seven siblings. Benjamin is survived by two sons, Benjamin Aldama, Jr. & family of Rogers, Ark. and Steve Aldama & family of Rogers, Ark., seven grandchildren, two great-grandchildren and one brother, Richard Aldama of Corsicana, Texas. Arrangements have been entrusted to Griffin Roughen Funeral Home in Corsicana, Texas with local arrangements by Stockdale-Moody Funeral Services. In lieu of flowers, online donations may be made to the Veterans Health Care System of the Ozarks in Arkansas in the name of Benjamin Aldama Sr. https://www.volunteer.va.gov/apps/VolunteerNow/.
Published July 5, 2019