Eleanor “Judy” C. Benfield, 98, of Taylorsville, passed away after an extended illness on June 30, 2021, at Valley Nursing Center.
Judy was born on June 24, 1923, in Watertown, Massachusetts, to the late James Caruso and Aurelia C. Caruso. She was of the Catholic faith.
In addition to her parents, Judy was preceded in death by her husband of 56 years, Milas Ray Benfield; a son, William “Billy” Benfield; and three brothers, Edward Caruso, James Caruso, and Tippy Caruso.
Survivors include a daughter, Carol Ann Thompson of the home; two sisters, Mary Tresca of Watertown, Massachusetts, and Grace Osmond of Wayland, Massachusetts; two grandchildren, Miranda Jackson (Jeffrey Treadaway) and Amber Vega; and 11 great-grandchildren, Drew, Tyler, Dalton, Gage, Carlin, Kaylee, Junior, Timothy, Leeandra, Dominick, and Mariona.
A graveside service will be conducted at 10:00 a.m., Tuesday, July 6, 2021, at Stony Point Cemetery. The family will receive friends 5:00- 6:00 p.m., Monday, July 5, 2021, at Chapman Funeral Home.
Chapman Funeral Home is serving the Judy Benfield Family.