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Estina B (Clark) Benson

February 25, 1940 ~ January 31, 2018 (age 77)

     Estina B. Benson of Hartly, DE went home to be with the Lord on Wednesday, January 31, 2018.  She was 77.

     Estina was born February 25, 1940 in Havre de Grace, Maryland to the late Mindora and Glen Clark.  Estina received her education at Havre de Grace Consolidated School in Havre de Grace, MD.  She retired from Playtex after 30 years of employment.  Estina was a member of New Jerusalem Baptist Church in Dover.  She was an avid sports fan, her favorite teams being the Philadelphia Eagles and Phillies.

     In addition to her mother, she is preceded in death by her husband, Joshua Benson; her siblings Erma Boyce, Agnus (Patty) Lewis and Carrie Clark.  Estina is survived by her two children, Gary Clark (Denise Queen) and Erma Clark; six grandchildren: Gary T. Clark (Nikita Perry), Leroy Clark (Shel), Akisha Clark, Whitney Clark, Joshua Clark and Justin Clark; four great grandchildren: Gary T. Clark, Jr., Amaiya Clark, Brianna Clark, Zyaira Johnson; her siblings: Glen (Ada) Clark, Raymond Clark, Larry (Sandy) Clark, Donald (Yvette) Clark and Terry (Charmaine) Clark and a host of nieces, nephews and cousins.

     A funeral service will be 11:00 A.M. Friday, February 9, 2018 at New Jerusalem Baptist Church, 25 Jerusalem Way, Dover, DE 19904 where there will be a viewing from 9:00 to 11:00 A.M. Friday.  Burial will be private.  Online condolences may be made via www.pippinfuneralhome.com. 

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