Janet Benzing Cuda resident of Wesley Commons passed to Eternal Rest December 30th at Hospice House in Greenwood. She was the daughter of late Martin Jacob Benzing and Hilda Gebhardt Benzing. After a brief professional career, she devoted herself to her family.
A native of Pittsburgh PA, she moved to Greenwood SC in 1980. She was an active parishioner of Our Lady of Lourdes Catholic Church. As a Life Member of the Girls Scouts, she was active well into her adult years. She was a member of the Unit One Garden Club and actively played bridge and Mah Jongg. In addition, she was a former member of Greenwood Country Club and loved to play golf.
She was predeceased by her beloved husband of 57 years Francis (Frank) C. Cuda in 2012. She is survived by a son David F. and wife Theresa H. of Columbia, SC; and daughter M. Susan Rosenberg and husband David M. of Dallas, TX. She was a proud grandmother to John D. Cuda of Columbia, Samuel D. Rosenberg, New York, NY and Sarah E. Rosenberg, Washington DC. She is also survived by a brother, Charles Frederick Benzing of Bethlehem PA.
The family would like to thank the many people that have assisted Janet over the last several years. These include many friends and professionals to include Dr. Samuel Burnett III, Self Home Health, and Wesley Commons Assisted Living. Most recently the staff at Wesley Commons Healthcare Center and Hospice of the Piedmont were by her side. The family would especially like to thank long time care giver Carla Gaston for her companionship and dedication to her care.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be held at Our Lady of Lourdes Catholic Church, 915 Mathis Road Greenwood SC, at 12:00 Noon on Tuesday January 1st. Interment will be private. The family will receive friends following the Mass at the Church.
Memorials may be made to Our Lady of Lourdes Catholic Church Saint Burnadette’s Hall Fund, 915 Mathis Road, Greenwood, SC 29649.
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Blyth Funeral Home & Cremation Services is assisting the Cuda family.