Obituary photo of Lee Benteman, Topeka-Kansas
In Loving Memory of

Lee W. Benteman

1930 - 2018
Obituary photo of Lee Benteman, Topeka-Kansas
In Loving Memory of

Lee W. Benteman

1930 - 2018

Services & Gatherings

Services & Gatherings

Visitation:
Sunday, November 4, 2018 from 2:00pm to 4:00pm
Mount Hope Cemetery & Funeral Chapel
Service:
Monday, November 5, 2018 at 10:30am
Mount Hope Cemetery & Funeral Chapel
Interment:
Vansburgh Cemetery
Brownell, Kansas

Interment:
Vansburgh Cemetery
Brownell, Kansas
Lee Benteman, 88, of Topeka, passed away Thursday, November 1, 2018.

He was born July 10, 1930, son of Fritz and Erma (Kipp) Benteman .

Lee was proud to have served his country as a medic and truck driver in the Korean War.

He worked at Goodyear Tire for 37 years.

Lee married JoAnn Kranz May 26, 1955 in Manhattan, KS.

Survivors include his wife, JoAnn; son, James (Lisa) Benteman; daughter, Leann (Brett) Dexter; grandchildren, Dale (Ashley) Dexter, Keaton Dexter; his best friend Buddy; brothers, Frank Milton, George and sisters, Mable Beem, Martha Mullins, Florence Kennedy.

He was preceded in death by his parents; brothers, Norman, Fritz, Joe, Jimmy and sisters, Susie Parmentier, Erma Mondt, Bertha Epperson.

Family will greet friends from 2:00 to 4:00 p.m. Sunday, November 4, 2018 at Mount Hope Cemetery and Funeral Chapel, 4700 S.W. 17th St. Topeka, KS. Funeral service will be 10:30 a.m. Monday, November 5, 2018 in the Chapel at Mount Hope Cemetery. Graveside service will be 1:00 p.m. Tuesday, November 6, 2018 at Vansburgh Cemetery, Brownell, KS.

In lieu of flowers you may bring a dog collar for a dog in need or contributions may be given to the Helping Hands Humane Society, 5720 S.W. 21st Street, Topeka, KS 66604.

To leave a message for the family, please click the "Share Memories" button above.





Lee Benteman, 88, of Topeka, passed away Thursday, November 1, 2018.

He was born July 10, 1930, son of Fritz and Erma (Kipp) Benteman .

Lee was proud to have served his country as a medic and truck driver in the Korean War.

He worked at Goodyear Tire for 37 years.

Lee married JoAnn Kranz May 26, 1955 in Manhattan, KS.

Survivors include his wife, JoAnn; son, James (Lisa) Benteman; daughter, Leann (Brett) Dexter; grandchildren, Dale (Ashley) Dexter, Keaton Dexter; his best friend Buddy; brothers, Frank Milton, George and sisters, Mable Beem, Martha Mullins, Florence Kennedy.

He was preceded in death by his parents; brothers, Norman, Fritz, Joe, Jimmy and sisters, Susie Parmentier, Erma Mondt, Bertha Epperson.

Family will greet friends from 2:00 to 4:00 p.m. Sunday, November 4, 2018 at Mount Hope Cemetery and Funeral Chapel, 4700 S.W. 17th St. Topeka, KS. Funeral service will be 10:30 a.m. Monday, November 5, 2018 in the Chapel at Mount Hope Cemetery. Graveside service will be 1:00 p.m. Tuesday, November 6, 2018 at Vansburgh Cemetery, Brownell, KS.

In lieu of flowers you may bring a dog collar for a dog in need or contributions may be given to the Helping Hands Humane Society, 5720 S.W. 21st Street, Topeka, KS 66604.

To leave a message for the family, please click the "Share Memories" button above.





Services & Gatherings

Services & Gatherings

Visitation:
Sunday, November 4, 2018 from 2:00pm to 4:00pm
Mount Hope Cemetery & Funeral Chapel
Service:
Monday, November 5, 2018 at 10:30am
Mount Hope Cemetery & Funeral Chapel
Interment:
Vansburgh Cemetery
Brownell, Kansas

Interment:
Vansburgh Cemetery
Brownell, Kansas

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