Bennie Dale King, 66, of Ontario, Calif., formerly of the Elk River area, died Saturday, Aug. 20, 2011, in Loma Linda, Calif.
He spent the first half of his life in Minnesota and the second half in southern California.
A celebration of life memorial service will be held at the Zimmerman American Legion Post 560 on Sunday, Sept. 18 at 1 p.m.
Mr. King is survived by his sister, Ardis Lehman (Bob); brother, Dennis; daughter, Dawn Blake (Mike); son, Brian; grandchildren Matthew and Samantha Blake; any many other relatives and friends.
He was preceded in death by his parents, David and Viola King, and his brother, Eugene.