PIERZ -- Benedict "Ben" Heurung, 88, Pierz, died Wednesday, Nov. 6, 2002, at the Pierz Villa.
He was born Sept. 14, 1914, in Buckman to Carl and Mary (Marshall) Heurung. He married Catherine Sufka on April 6, 1935. He did various jobs, including construction work, road work, farming and councilman for the city of Royalton.
Survivors include a son, Ed Heurung, Foley; five daughters, Doris Kliber, Little Falls, Darlene Thell, Somerset, Wis., Frances Kocinski, Fridley, Carole Proper, Little Falls, and Shirley Peka, Little Falls; 19 grandchildren; 30 great-grandchildren; and two great-great-grandchildren.
His wife; two sons, Charles and Donald; seven sisters; six brothers; and seven grandchildren died earlier.
Services will be 11 a.m. Saturday at the Brenny Funeral Home in Little Falls with Father Ray Donnay officiating. Burial will be in Holy Trinity Parish Cemetery in Royalton.
Friends may call from 4-8 p.m. today and an hour before services Saturday at Brenny Funeral Home, West Chapel, in Little Falls.
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