Beneda Day

Beneda Verona Day

February 23rd, 1932 - October 6th, 2019
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Beneda Day, age 87, Watertown, South Dakota, passed away on Sunday, October 6, 2019 at Prairie Lakes Hospital in Watertown.

There will be a private family service.

Family wishes memorial designations to Prairie Lakes Hospice, 401 9 Ave NW, Watertown, SD 57201.

Beneda Verona Day, the daughter of William and Gladys (Friske) Lentz was born on February 23, 1932 in Clark County, South Dakota. She grew up in the Summit area.

Beneda loved spending time with her family, gardening, especially flower gardening, baking and reading. She loved all animals, but most especially cats.

She worked for Prairie Lakes Healthcare System for many years and continued to volunteer there after her retirement. She was well known for her kindness and sense of humor.

Beneda is survived by her children, Brian Day of Wheaton, MN, Michael Day of LaCrosse, WI, Nancy Day of Watertown, SD and Mark Day of Bruce, SD; three grandchildren, Ryan Day, Ashley Day and Amanda Day; and her cat, Homer.

She was preceded in death by her parents, William and Gladys Lentz; and her brother, Curtis Lentz.

Wight & Comes Funeral Chapel serving the family.
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Michelle Jensen

Posted at 12:58pm
Nancy-I'm so sorry to hear about Beneda! I enjoyed working with both of you at Prairie Lakes Hospital. Prayers to you and your family!

Dawn Dudley Tribitt

Posted at 09:06pm
So sorry for your loss Mark and family.

Jan Solum

Posted at 07:04pm
I remember working with Beneda years ago at the hospital. She was a hard working, very sweet lady! Sending my sympathy!
Jan Solum

Patty Rasmussen

Posted at 11:55am
Keeping you in my thoughts and prayers during this difficult time. Patty Rasmussen

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