Rex H. Benson, 72, of Plano, Texas, died Thursday, Feb. 27, 2014, at his residence in Plano.

He was born Jan. 9, 1942, in Belmond, Iowa.

He is survived by his daughter, Lisa Benson of Plano, Texas; brothers, Reggie (Diane) Benson of Grand Meadow and Duane (Melissa) Benson of Lanesboro; sisters, Dixie Mathews of Rhinelander, Wis., and ValJean (Tom) Thorsen of Grand Meadow and a sister-in-law, Beverly Benson of Rushford.

He was preceded in death by his wife, Lavada, and two brothers, Dale and Max Benson.

Services were held Tuesday, March 4, at Ted Dickey Funeral Home in Plano. Burial was in Plano Mutual Cemetery.