Harold “Hap” R. Benson

Harold “Hap” R. Benson, 82, of Rumford, passed away on Monday, January 18, 2021 at Rhode Island Hospital from a brief illness.

Born in Pawtucket he was a son of the late Eric and Florence (Newman) Benson.

Harold worked for Saugy Meats as delivery driver for many years until he retired.  Hap was an avid golfer and racetrack enthusiast.

He was the loving uncle of Ken Keubler of Seneca, NY, Ann Keubler of Lake View, NY and Christine Voelker of Angola, NY.  He was the brother of the late Dorothy Kuebler and William Benson.

Due to current pandemic and covid -19 restrictions, a memorial service will be determined at a later time.


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5 entries.
Jim "Dizz" Heatherton from East Providence wrote on February 13, 2021 at 3:59 pm
Dear friend of many years, you were my buddy for many rounds of golf. I'm glad to have been there with you when you passed. You will be missed. God bless you, Hap. Dizz
Ed Lynch from Rumford, RI wrote on January 28, 2021 at 2:21 pm
Hap, one of my best friends for many years. Rest in peace, Hap. I will certainly miss you. Ed Lynch
Richard and Carrie from Orlando wrote on January 27, 2021 at 9:11 pm
I am sure you and Bubba have already teed off playing for a Nassau Godspeed and it was a joy to play golf with you for many years you always made me feel part of the group thank you may you rest in peace my friend..Love Richie and Carrie
LuAnn and Davis Hall from Riverside wrote on January 27, 2021 at 8:31 pm
On behalf of the Hall family please accept our sincere condolences. Happy, we are sure you and Goose are having a ball at the 19th hole !!! David ans Lu Ann Hall
Ray and Nancy Tasca from East Providence wrote on January 24, 2021 at 8:10 pm
You will be missed by us all.