William H. Benedict

January 12, 2021
White Dove
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Farmington- William H. Benedict died unexpectedly on Tuesday, Jan. 12, 2021 at the age of 77.

Bill had a big heart and could talk to anyone. He loved shooting trap, deer hunting and being with family. He was a cherished husband, father, brother, Papa and “Bompa Bill”.

Bill is survived by his devoted wife, Cathy; children, Scott (Sharene) Benedict, Joni (James) Mergenthaler, Sara (Chris) Day and Jonathan (Cara Paterson) Chapman; sister, Nora (Gary) Knaak; nine grandchildren and one great-granddaughter; and nephews. Bill was the son of the late Henry and Dorothy Benedict.

In memory of his love of high school sports, please consider making a donation to: Marcus Whitman CSD, Attn. Sharene Benedict, 4100 Baldwin Rd., Rushville, NY 14544.

Due to the pandemic, there will be no calling hours or funeral. A Celebration of Life will be held at a later date.

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