Written by Wolf Point Herald
Tanner N. Benson, 26, of Rockland, Wis., died Friday, Sept. 21, 2012, at his home.
He was born Jan. 29, 1986, in Wolf Point to Dennis and Pamela (Coleman) Benson. He grew up in Wolf Point and graduated from Wolf Point High School. He then attended Full Sail Real World Music Institute in Orlando, Fla.
He moved back to Montana to be with his band and pursue his passion for music. He also worked as a cook. He moved to Rockland in February to be closer to family.
Music was his love. He was an excellent drummer and enjoyed writing songs. He also enjoyed skateboarding and loved his dog, Boo.
He is survived by his parents, Dennis and Pamela of Rockland; his sister, Britany, of Rockland; and his grandmother, Judy Benson of Winona, Minn.
A memorial service was held Tuesday, Sept. 25, at Lanham - Schanhofer Funeral Home in Sparta, Wis., with Reverend Randy Williamson officiating.