Rose Benton

EAST PALESTINE–Rose V. Benton, 89, of Alice St., passed away July 10, 2017 at the St. Elizabeth’s Medical Center in Boardman, where she was a patient.

She was born Aug. 8, 1927 in East Palestine, daughter of the late Jacob and Mary Scarabino Bruno.

She was a 1945 graduate of East Palestine High School.

Mrs. Benton is survived by four nieces, Linda Budd, Lorrie Budd, Fran Lantz and Mary Kay Reese; nephew, Michael Budd; three great nephews; three great-great nephews; and a great-great niece.

Her husband, Paul “Diz” Benton, preceded her in death.

A private service will be held at the Burns Memorial Chapel in Glenview Cemetery.

Linsley-Royal Funeral home in East Palestine is in charge of arrangements.