Leffler-Poulson Funeral Home


"Locally owned and operated by a Benton, born and raised family"                                            


Office Hours

8:30a.m. to 4:30p.m. Monday thru Friday

Evenings and Weekends by appointment.


Our funeral home and staff are here to assist you in any way we can during your time of loss. We are here to provide everything you will need, from complete funeral, personalized celebration of life, cremation and memorial services, to online obituaries and memorials that can be visited by guests from around the world any time of day.

For years we have prided ourselves in serving our community in a professional, caring manner. We always offer our families and their loved ones a sensitive, calming experience, where everything is taken care of for them.

We not only listen carefully to the wishes and requirements of  the families we serve, but will offer you our compassion and support in these difficult emotional times.

Please feel free to contact us by phone, email, or stop by our funeral home to discuss your or your family's needs.


Newly enlarged chapel.         (2014 Calendars are still available)

On March 27, 2013 we removed the wall between the foyer and the chapel increasing the size of our chapel.  This was accomplished to accommodate most all large services.  Stop by and see the improvements we have made.

Hometown Proud

At Leffler ~ Poulson Funeral Home, Marty is proud to be able to claim being a lifelong member of the community.  Marty was born in Benton in 1966, graduated from Benton High School in 1984, and is proud to be able to serve the community that he has grown up in and lived in all of his life.

At Leffler ~ Poulson Funeral Home, we feel that it is important that we work in the town that we grew up in and able to take care of families that we grew up around and are familiar with .

"I am proud to be from Benton, Illinois".

Marty P. Leffler

Owner - Funeral Director & Embalmer