Alma L. Benson


Alma L. (Spearwater) Benson died on November 19, 2013 at the Martha’s Vineyard Hospital. She was 93.

She was predeceased by her husband, Franklin W. Benson, in March of 2000.

A graveside service will be held on Saturday, Nov. 23, at 1 pm in the Lambert’s Cove Cemetery in West Tisbury, officiated by Rev. Cathlin Baker. Donations may be made in her memory to the West Tisbury Congregation Church Memorial Fund, PO Box 3000 PMB 3111, West Tisbury, MA 02575.

A full obituary will appear in a future edition of The Times.

Arrangements are under the care of the Chapman, Cole and Gleason Funeral Home, Edgartown Road, Oak Bluffs. Please visit for online guest book and information.