David Benbenek, 67

David A. Benbenek, 67, of Fort Wayne, passed away Friday, Jan. 21, 2011, at Parkview North Hospital. Born in Evansville, he was a son of John and Ruth Benbenek. He was a retired Journeyman, and a member of the Local 20 Sheet Metal Workers. He was married to his wife of 47 years, Mary M. Benbenek; she survives. He is also survived by his children, Betsy (Mike) Gibson of Fort Wayne and Katie (Tony) Clingerman of Columbia City; grandchildren, Amanda, Sam, Ryan and Jack; mother, Ruth Benbenek of Fort Wayne; sisters, Dorie Mann of Fort Wayne, Jeanette Cue of Calif. and Patricia Nommay of Calif.; brother, Lawrence Benbenek of Fla. He was preceded in death by his father, John Benbenek. Service is 11 a.m. Wednesday at Hockemeyer & Miller Funeral Home, 6131 St. Joe Road, with visitation one hour prior to service. Visitation also from 2 to 4 p.m. and 6 to 8 p.m. Tuesday at the funeral home. Burial in Leo Memorial Cemetery. Memorials may be made to S.P.C.A. Visit www.hockemeyermillerfh.com.