Cover photo for Dennis A. Benson's Obituary
Dennis A. Benson Profile Photo
1952 Dennis 2020

Dennis A. Benson

August 27, 1952 — December 14, 2020

Dennis A. Benson
Age 68, a resident of Mokena, IL., passed away on Monday, December 14, 2020. Beloved husband of Patricia (Zarnecki); loving father of Amy (Tom) Georgakopoulos and Andrew (Thomas) Benson; cherished grandfather of Thomas Jr. (Rachel Aldeir), Andrew, and Alayna; dear brother of the late Carolann Benson, Kenneth (Suzanne) Benson, Joan (late Peter) Winker, Deborah (Mike) Winans, late Douglas (late Vicki) Benson, and Audrean (Kevin) Jurgens; also survived by numerous loving nieces and nephews, and his beloved dogs Max and Bentley. He was preceded in death by his parents Kenneth and Evelyn Benson (Gilette). Dennis was a trustee for the Mokena Fire Protection District from 1999-2006. He was an outdoorsman and enjoyed gardening, hunting, fishing, and traveling. The family will receive friends at Kurtz Memorial Chapel, 65 Old Frankfort Way, Frankfort, IL 60423 on Thursday, December 17, 2020 from 3-7 PM. Prayer service private for the family. WEARING FACE MASKS AND SOCIAL DISTANCING ARE MANDATORY FOR ALL IN ATTENDANCE. NO FOOD PERMITTED IN THE FUNERAL HOME.

To order memorial trees or send flowers to the family in memory of Dennis A. Benson, please visit our flower store.

Service Schedule

Past Services


Thursday, December 17, 2020

3:00 - 7:00 pm (Central time)

Kurtz Memorial Chapel - Frankfort

65 Old Frankfort Way, Frankfort, IL 60423

Enter your phone number above to have directions sent via text. Standard text messaging rates apply.


Photo Gallery

Visits: 32

This site is protected by reCAPTCHA and the
Google Privacy Policy and Terms of Service apply.

Service map data © OpenStreetMap contributors

Send Flowers

Send Flowers

Plant A Tree

Plant A Tree