Crochet 01

Marlene J. (Keener) Benscoter

February 25, 1947 ~ August 8, 2019 (age 72)

Obituary Image


Marlene J. Benscoter, 72, of Greensburg, died Thursday, August 8, 2019 at home.  She was born February 25, 1947 in Greensburg, a daughter of the late John and Anna (Karp) Keener.  After high school graduation she worked at Seton Hill then the former Gee Bee’s before working at WHJB and finishing her career as a Toll Collector on the Greensburg Bypass.  She did beautiful cross-stitch, crocheted afghans and loved playing Mah Jongg on her tablet as well as reading mysteries, watching old movies and old cowboy shows.  She is survived by her husband, Donald Benscoter, her son, Shane A. Milyak and wife Robyn of Latrobe, her daughter, Dana A. Milyak and partner D.J. Hoff of Mt. Lebanon, 4 granddaughters, Brittnee, Cassie, Megan and Millie, and 2 sisters, Jacqueline Ranieri and husband Thomas of Greensburg and Barbara Melcher and husband Kenneth of Redondo Beach, CA.  Friends will be received from 10 to 11 AM Saturday, August 17, 2019 at the Leo M. Bacha Funeral Home, Inc., 2072 Route 130, Pleasant Unity.  In lieu of flowers the family suggests memorial contributions be made to the Westmoreland Humane Society –

To send flowers to the family or plant a tree in memory of Marlene J. (Keener) Benscoter, please visit our floral store.


August 17, 2019

10:00 AM to 11:00 AM
Pleasant Unity Location
2072 Route 130, P.O. Box 504
Pleasant Unity, PA 15676

Please note
Friends will be received from 10 to 11 AM Saturday, August 17, 2019 in the funeral home. A few words of remembrance will be held at 11 AM.


Westmoreland County Humane Society
PO Box 1552, Greensburg PA 15601

© 2020 Leo M. Bacha Funeral Home, Inc.. All Rights Reserved. Funeral Home website by CFS & TA