Roger N. Bensing
May 27, 1936 – July 19, 2011
N. Bensing, age 75, of Waukesha entered peacefully into eternal life July
19, 2011, after a courageous battle with cancer surrounded by his loving
family and friends. He was preceded in death by his parents, Cornelius and
Adele Bensing, and two stepsons, Scott and Steven. He was the best friend
and loving husband of 45 years to Gail (nee Reynolds) and loving father of
Sheryl (Randy) Young. He was the proud grandpa of Troy and Jakab. He was
the twin brother of Ronald and the brother of Judie Pieper. He is further
survived by nieces, nephews, other relatives and dear friends.
Visitation will be at 10 a.m. Friday at Fox River Congregational Church,
N34-W23575 Capitol Drive, City of Pewaukee, followed by a 12 noon service
with the Rev. Lonnie Richardson officiating. Interment will be at Prairie
While working at 16 pumping gas at Crites Field, Roger earned his first
airplane from Dale Crites and became a lifelong pilot. He later became one
of the oldest members of the Waukesha Aviation Club. He also enjoyed being
a founding member of the Wisconsin Skydiving Club.
When Roger wasn’t flying, he and his wife, Gail, owned and operated the
Bensing Alarm and Answering Service in Waukesha until his retirement in
In lieu of flowers, memorials to AngelsGrace Hospice in Oconomowoc or The
Fox River Congregational Church are appreciated.
If you should have any questions regarding Roger’s Service, please call
Church and Chapel-Rudolph-Larsen Bros. Funeral Home, 827-0659.