Lauren M. (nee Benninghoff) Carber of Pennsburg passed away on Tuesday, April 23, 2019 after a courageous battle with Melanoma. She was 36 years old. Lauren was the beloved wife of Benjamin R. Carber with whom she shared 10 years of marriage. She was born in Abington, PA a daughter of Marie and Roy Benninghoff.
Lauren was a graduate of Hatboro-Horsham High school class of 2000, East Stroudsburg University class of 2004. She obtained her Masters of Science in Education from Gwynedd Mercy University class of 2008. Lauren was a teacher at Hiram Dodd Elementary in Allentown for 9 years, a Marlborough Elementary Co-President of the PTFS as well as the Cheerleading Coach for the Upper Perkiomen Mohawks Cheerleaders. She loved spending her summers in Sea Isle City with her family and friends. Lauren was the corner stone of the Carber/Benninghoff family for all family events and plans. She passed on her love of Dance and Cheerleading to her daughter Gianna and her love of sports to her son Jack.
In addition to her husband Ben, Lauren is survived by her parents Marie and Roy Benninghoff, mother-in-law Doris Carber and Joe and Sue Hallman. Her children, Gianna and Jack as well as her Chocolate Lab Bentley, Brothers, Michael (Elizabeth), Richard (Andrea) and Roy J. (Lynne) Benninghoff, brother-in-laws, Aaron and Jeremy Carber and many Aunts, Uncles, Nieces, Nephews, Cousins, many friends and neighbors.
Relatives and friends are invited to her viewing on Thursday, May 2nd after 10 am in Calvary Church, 820, PA 113, Souderton, PA 18964 and to attend her Funeral Service at 12pm. Her interment will follow in Christ Reformed Church Cemetery of Indian Creek 171 Church Road,Telford, PA. In lieu of Flowers, donations in Lauren’s name may be made to Lehigh Valley Health Network, Address: P.O. Box 1883, Allentown, PA 18105. Please write in memo line: Hospice-Lauren Carber