Deaths Death Notices
BENTHIN, Howard W., Jr. "Bill"
BENTHIN - Howard W., Jr. "Bill" Age 81, of North Tonawanda, May 5, 2015 at his home, after a lengthy illness, and surrounded by his loving family. Howard was a U. S. Air Force veteran, serving with the Security Police. He was a former employee of Durez and Dan's Collision. He enjoyed golfing, bowling, billiards, and playing cards. He was a former member of the Park Athletic Club. Beloved husband of Betty (nee Novosat) Benthin for over 55 years; dear father of Donald (Pam) Benthin of Florida, Debora (Tim) Wade of North Tonawanda, David (Helen) Benthin of Maryland and the late Howard "Little Billy" W. Benthin III; grandfather of Donald, Daniel, Charlie, Tabitha, Brandon, Patrick and Kaitlin; great-grandfather of Samantha, Ariannah, Isabel, Brayden and Bryce; brother of Mary Jane Trecziak of North Tonawanda; uncle of many nieces and nephews. Friends may call at the FRETTHOLD FUNERAL HOME, INC., 1241 Oliver St. at Ward Rd. in North Tonawanda on Friday from 2-4 and 7-9 PM. Funeral services will be held at the funeral home on Saturday at 10 AM. Interment in Mt. Pleasant Cemetery, Medina. Guest register available at frettholdfuneralhome.com.