Bom-Wrapper

Floyd Benedict

Floyd L. Benedict

Friday, May 24th, 1935 - Wednesday, March 6th, 2019
Recommend this to your friends.
Share via:

Sign in to the Family Interactive Login

The Family Interactive feature enhances An Amazing Life. Authorized family members can securely access their loved one's memorial website settings at any time.

Share Book of Memories with a Friend

Please enter the name and email details so that we can send your friend a link to the online tribute. No names or addresses will be collected by using this service.

Email Sent

Your email has been sent.

To share your memory on the wall of Floyd Benedict, sign in using one of the following options:

Sign in with Facebook

OR

Or sign in with your email address

Your condolence has been posted successfully

Provide comfort for the family of Floyd Benedict with a meaningful gesture of sympathy.

No Thanks

Contact Funeral Home

Please enter your question / comment below:

Email Sent

Your email has been sent.

Send Flowers
Guaranteed hand delivery by a local florist

Obituary

Floyd L. Benedict

Horseheads, NY passed away peacefully on March 6, 2019 at the age of 83. Floyd was born on May 24, 1935 in Elmira, NY, son to Carlton and Leona Adams Benedict. He is also pre-deceased by his brothers, Frank & Don Benedict, and sisters, Nancy Krause, Barb Cooper and Sandy Townley. He is survived by his former wife, Aloise Benedict, mother to their children, Carol (Timothy) Edwards, Carlton (Mary Hope) Benedict, Joseph (Joan) Benedict, James Benedict (Pat Vincent); grandchildren, Maggie, Kevin, Kristen (Chad), Sherry (John ), Jimmy, Kalie (Drew), and Zach; great grandchildren, Aubry, Avery, Carter, and Kora; brother, Glen (Agnes) Benedict and brother-in-law, Mickey Krause; and several extended family members. Floyd retired with over 40 years of service as an electrical technician at Westinghouse Corp. After retiring, he went on to worked for twenty plus years at Benedict machine, which was the job he treasured the most. Floyd was an avid outdoorsman who enjoyed hunting and fishing. Some of his most favorite fishing trips where at Black Lake. Floyd also enjoyed playing cards, especially poker with his hunting pals. He was perfectionist and helped all of his children with building projects. He will not only be missed by his family but by many canine companions. To celebrate Floyd’s life the family would like to welcome relatives and friends to the Horseheads American Legion on Sunday, March 24, 2019 from 11-2PM. Those wishing to remember Floyd please consider donating to Millport Hunting and Fishing Club Building Fund, 1750 Gano Rd., Montour Falls, 14865 or the Horseheads Community Animal Shelter, Inc., 150 Wygant Rd., Horseheads, NY 14845.
Read Less

To send flowers in memory of Floyd L. Benedict, please visit our Heartfelt Sympathies Store.

Service Details

Condolences

We encourage you to share your most beloved memories of Floyd here, so that the family and other loved ones can always see it. You can upload cherished photographs, or share your favorite stories, and can even comment on those shared by others.

Private Condolence
Flowers
Provide comfort for the family of Floyd L. Benedict by sending flowers.
Guaranteed hand delivery by a local florist
CR

Carl Romans

Posted at 08:02am
I met Floyd when I was selling cutting tools and visited his son's shop on Parrott Rd. Floyd was a very nice to me and quite a gentleman. I know he will be missed by many.

Carl Romans
C

Cindy

Posted at 07:52am
Dear family and friends of Floyd,
I am so sorry for your loss. During this difficult time I hope you can reflect on the memories you shared and also the hope we are given through God's word. May you find comfort from versus such as Revelation 21:4 which reads "And he (God) will wipe out every tear from their eyes, ad death will be no more, neither will mourning nor outcry nor pain be anymore. The former things have passed away.."
PM

patti messina

Posted at 12:46pm
To all of Floyd's family,
I am so sorry for your loss. He was a good man. Hold close your memories as they will help you in the months ahead.
Patti Messina
RW

Russell Webb

Posted at 10:44am
I worked closely with my friend Floyd for several years at Westinghouse and he was a wealth of knowledge and a constant source of help to me any time I needed it. One of the "good ones", he will be missed by many and thought of often. Goodbye my friend...

Russ Webb
Loading...

Photos & Videos

Photo Album

Share by: