Helga Benham

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BENHAM;  Helga ~ Suddenly, but peacefully, at her home in Castleton on Tuesday, July 28, 2020 at the age of 83.  Helga Benham (nee Reinhardt), was the beloved wife of James “Jim” Benham.  Loved mother of Silke Beavan (Jonathan), Steven, and Kimberly Jahraus (Brian).  Loving grandmother of Christina Blaney (Aaron), Eric Jahraus (Laura Meyers) and Nicholas Benham and great grandmother of Ira Claus Blaney.  Dear sister of Leni Lomas, Margret Monksfield and Rudolf Reinhardt.

Service Information

A Celebration of Life will be held at a later date. In memory of Helga, donations to a Charity of Your Choice would be appreciated by the family. Arrangements entrusted to Fallis & Shields Funeral Home and online condolences or donations may be made at fallis-shields.com.


Jim.. we are so very sorry to hear about Helga . Always enjoyed our visits whenever we met up . Sincere sympathy to you and your family in your loss.

Dalton and Heather McDonald

So saddened to hear of Helgas passing, my deepest sympathy to Jim and family. She was a dear friend.

Barb Rusk

Sorry to hear of Helga’s passing.. my thoughts are with your family at this sad time.

Edith Pearson

Kim, and Brian, Our thoughts and prayers are with you and your family. Thinking of you all.

Rob and Stella Gervais

Dear Silke and Jim We are so sorry to hear of your loss. Thinking of you with love and hugs at this difficult time. In Deepest Sympathy Sincerely Ralph & Norma

Ralph & Norma Stoffers

So sorry to hear of Helga's passing. I remember the good times we had skiing together. My heartfelt sympathy to Jim Silke and the familly.

Lynn Wallace

Jim & Family: Our thoughts and prayers are with all of you in this sad loss of Helga. Many treasured memories of Helga over the years. Ed and Marg

Ed & Marg Godawa

Sorry for your loss Jim and family

Mary Wright

Jim thinking of you and your family at this time. Helga was a wonderful lady and will be greatly missed. Your in our thoughts and prayers. Terry and Tammy Simpson.

Terry and Tammy Simpson

Sorry Jim

George Taylor

Well I am very saddened to hear of Helga’s passing. I have known Helga and Silke since I was 5 years old. They lived across the street from me and Silke was my first and still is my best friend. Helga was always very kind and compassionate. Jim and Silke so sorry for your loss. She will certainly be missed. However my memories of spending time with her will live on. Lisa Morse

Lisa Morse

Jim, Silke and family So sorry to hear of Helga's passing. Sincerest sympathy.

Silvia Gschwind

Jim, I am sorry to hear of Helga's passing. Know you have wonderful memories t help you though this time.

Marie Van Dusen

My sincere condolences to Jim and family. Helga was a wonderful person with such a beautiful smile. My thoughts and prayers are with you.

Mike Connor

Dear Jim and Family, John and I are sad to hear the news of Helga's passing. We always enjoyed talking with the two of you. Our thoughts are with you.

Sue & John Smith

We were so sorry to hear of Helga’s passing. May your many memories help ease your pain.

Colin and Ruth Watson