Sylvia Benigar 1927 - 2011

Sylvia Benigar

Sylvia Benigar

Sylvia Benigar, 84, of Camp Verde went to be with the Lord on July 10th. She was born Feb 3, 1927, in Calvin, OK, the Daughter of Osmer & Belle Smith.

She was a long time resident of Camp Verde where she sold Avon & was a driving force in getting Camp Verde Little League started. She could always be found at the baseball field supporting the kids in the community.

She was dearly loved and will be greatly missed by her family and all who knew her.

She was preceded in death by her Husband of 51 years, Neil Benigar & 2 sons, Kenneth & Terry. She is survived by her sons Dennis (Judy) of OK & George (Janie) of MO. Her Daughters Brenda Sheldon (Barrie) of Camp Verde & Keisa Gray (Jerry) of Gilbert. She was also blessed with 8 Grandchildren, 17 Great Grandchildren, 6 Great-Great Grandchildren, 2 Brothers Denver & Derrill Smith, and many family members & long time friends.

A memorial service will be held at Westcott Funeral Home on Saturday, July 16th at 9am in Cottonwood.

An online guestbook is available to sign at

Information provided by survivors.


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