William C. Ellsworth
May 29, 2019
William C. Ellsworth, 68, of Benson, Arizona, succumbed to cancer on May 29, 2019. He was born in Benson to parents George and Carolina (Acuna) Ellsworth. William is survived by his wife Deborah of 43 years, sons William (Ren’e) and Jason (Sarah) Ellsworth, brothers George (Barbara), Ronald, and Edward Ellsworth, granddaughters Sydney and Bailey Ellsworth, aunts, nephews, nieces, and extended family and friends.
William worked for the City of Benson for 25 years before retiring. In his retirement, he enjoyed watching his two grandchildren, traveling with family and friends, reading, and listening to the Beatles. A special thank you to the hospice care staff at Benson Hospital. Your assistance, care, and kindness were greatly appreciated. Thank you to Richardson’s Remembrance Center and Our Lady of Lourdes Catholic Church for your assistance in making all of the arrangements.
Funeral services will be held Saturday, June 8, at Our Lady of Lourdes Catholic Church. Rosary will be held at 9 a.m., with Deacon Rick Valencia officiating. Ronald Ellsworth will deliver the eulogy at 9:30 followed by Mass at 10 a.m. by Father Stan. Interment: Cochise Gardens of Rest. A reception will be held in the church fellowship hall and all are welcome.