Therese Joan (Barone) Benso

September 19, 1922 ~ December 30, 2023 (age 101) 101 Years Old

Therese Benso Obituary

Therese Benso, nee Barone, age 101, of Lombard, Illinois, formerly of Melrose Park, Illinois, and Pittsburg, Kansas.

Beloved wife and fun dance partner of the late Joseph Benso; loving mother of Pat (the late Richard) Stellato, Frank (Lynda) Benso, and the late Barbara (Robert) Signorella; devoted grandmother of Gina (Joe) Bryza, the late Tricia Stellato, Marisa Stellato, Joseph (Erika) Signorella, Tony (Lupita) Signorella, Bryan (Tina) Benso, Brett Benso, Joe (Sabrina) Benso, Michael (Ali) Benso, Sonny (Alexandra) Benso, and Blake (Yeni) Benso; great-grandmother of 24; great-great-grandmother of 3; fond sister of Lou (the late Barb) Barone, Mike Barone, the late twin sister Rose (the late Lou) Martino, the late Esther Barone, and the late Virginia (the late Fred) Allen; loved by many thoughtful nieces and nephews.

Some of her favorite quotes included: "If you can't change it, don't worry about it", "You are only as old as you think you are", and "age is just a number"

Family and friends are requested to meet at 10:00 a.m. Saturday (Jan. 13) at Brenner Mortuary to share memories of Mrs. Benso. Burial will follow at 11:00 a.m. Saturday in the Highland Park Cemetery with the procession to the cemetery leaving at 10:40 a.m.  Friends may leave condolences online at Local arrangements are under the direction of the Brenner Mortuary, Pittsburg, KS.

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Gathering of Family and Friends
January 13, 2024

10:00 AM
Brenner Mortuary
114 E. 4th St
Pittsburg, KS 66762

Graveside Service
January 13, 2024

11:00 AM
Highland Park Cemetery
2025 S. Broadway
Pittsburg, KS 66762


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