ated from Abington High School in 1942 and later attended Harcum Junior College. She earned her bachelor’s degree in liberal arts from Syracuse rniversity in 1946.
Benny began her 35-year career as a real estate agent in 1971 with the Craig Shield Real Estate Agency. In 1978, she became an agent with G. Wilson Price Real Estate. In 1995, she joined nuinn C Wilson Realtors in Abington, from where she retired. She was a member of Eastern Montgomery County Real Estate Board.
Benny served as the director for the Jenkintown Day Nursery and also volunteered with Abington Memorial Hospital.
She was a lifetime member of Huntingdon salley Country Club, where she HQMRYHG JROfiQJ DQG SODYing tennis. She also enjoyed playing bridge.
Benny was a member of Grace Presbyterian Church in Jenkintown.
Benny is survived by her loving children and their spouses, Rowland C. Jr. “Randy” and Linda Evans, Bruce L. and Lisa Evans and Beth E. and Stephen Sullivan; her grandchildren, Alyson Beha, Rowland C. “Tripp” Evans III, Evan Sullivan, Arielle Evans, helsey Sullivan and Marissa Evans; and by her great-grandson, James Beha.
Memorial service will be held at 11 a.m. on Saturday, Oct. 20, 2012, at Huntingdon salley Country Club, 2295 Country Club Drive, Huntingdon salley. A reception will follow the service. Interment in cemetery of St. Luke’s Memorial Church will be held privately.
,Q OLHU RI flRWHUV, PHPRrial contributions may be sent to Rydal Park Medical Center, 1515 The Fairway, Jenkintown, PA 19046 or to Pilla Heart Center, Abington Health, 1200 Old York Road, Abington, PA 19001.
Arrangements were by Baron Rowland Funeral Home in Abington.