Benjamin E. Schoening

Benjamin E. Schoening, age 83, of Luthersburg, PA, died Monday, September 12, 2022 at his home.

Born on December 6, 1938, in DuBois, PA, he was the son of the late Leroy M. and Clara E. (Lingenfelter) Schoening.

In 1984 he married Gail A. (Foley) Schoening. She survives.

Ben was a veteran of the United States Marine Corps where he was a military policeman.

After serving our country, he was a police officer in North Tonawanda, NY.

After moving to Luthersburg, he worked at the DuBois Regional Medical Center.

Ben enjoyed hunting and loved the Tom Mix Festival in DuBois each fall. He also loved to play the guitar.

He is survived by one daughter (Ashley E. Williams and her husband Zachery of Luthersburg, PA), numerous nieces and nephews, two brothers (William and Robert Schoening, both of DuBois, PA) and two sisters (Helen Lockwood of Luthersburg, PA and Betty Jane Armanini of Sykesville, PA).

He was preceded in death by two sisters (Phyllis Zalewski and Dorothy Shimmel) and two brothers (Wally and Ted Schoening).

There will be no public visitation.

A service will be held at the convenience of the family.

The Baronick Funeral Home & Crematorium, Inc. is in charge of arrangements.

Memorial donations may be made to a charity of the donor’s choice.

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