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Gary S. Benca, 56


Gary Steven Benca of Manassas, VA died on May 31, 2018 at home in Manassas. He is survived by his fiancée and partner in life, Mereland Dumais, Father Gary R. Benca of Lancaster OH, Mother Joan Klein of Marion IL, his daughter Stefanie and Husband CPT Robert Boyles of Fort Benning GA, Son Gary R. Benca and wife Melissa of Collierville,TN.  Four brothers; James and wife Connie Benca of St. Cloud, FL, Richard and wife Cathy Benca of Lancaster OH, William Benca of Manon, IL and Kenneth Benca of Nashville, TN. Three sisters; Jennifer Benca of Lancaster OH, Gail Johnston and  Betty Edwards both of St. Cloud, FL. Also survived by those shared with his partner are Three Stepsons; Shawn Dumais, Brandon Dumais, Marc and wife Ashlie Rivera, , and stepdaughter Shannon Dumais all of Manassas. Numerous aunts, uncles, cousins, nieces, nephews, grandchildren and many friends.
Gary was born in Chicago, Illinois on July 3, 1961. He received his Bachelor of Science in Organizational Management from Crichton College, Memphis TN. Served in US Army 4th Squadron 7th Cavalry, His employments also included  an Acquisition Professional for  US Army Community and Family Support Command in Alexandria VA and Construction Contract Specialist for the Navy Personnel Command in Millington, TN. His most current employment was The Architect of the Capitol Procurement Division as a Deputy Director.
He will be remembered most for his caring heart, willingness to do anything for his friends and family and love of the New England Patriots.
Funeral services will be held Friday June 8, 2018 at 11:30 am, in the Chapel of Miller’s Funeral Home with Son-in-law Captain Robert Boyles and Deacon Gerald J. Moore officiating. Interment with military honors will follow at Quantico National Cemetery
Reception to follow at the Woodbridge, VA VFW

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