Timothy Gerard Benedict
Timothy Gerard Benedict
  • September 12, 1972 - December 14, 2017
  • Dunbar, West Virginia

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Timothy Gerard Benedict, born September 12, 1972 in Pequannock, NJ to Diane and Raymond Benedict of West Milford, NJ passed away, Thursday, December 14, 2017.

He is preceded in death by his grandparents, Eleanor and William Benedict of Wayne, NJ and Charles and Mary Gluck of Beaufort, SC.

Tim graduated from West Milford High School and went on to get his degree in Criminal Justice. He then entered the Marine Corps and served 6 years in the Marine reserves. He served in law enforcement in both NJ and SC. He then pursued a career in aviation as a commercial pilot for Colgan Air where he met his wife, Angela, settling in WV. Everyone who met Tim loved him, his sense of humor and his heart of gold. He will be missed by so many people who are feeling our loss.

He is survived by his wife, Angela Winfree Benedict; brothers, Jason Benedict of California, Ryan Benedict of Hawaii and his sister, Dana Benedict of NJ; brother-in-law, Michael (Francis) Winfree; nephews, Victor Winfree, Jameson and Remington Benedict; nieces, Ashley Winfree and Briana Benedict; special friends, Daniel and June Spradling of Charleston.

A memorial service honoring Tim’s life will be held at 2:00pm, Friday, December 22, at Stevens & Grass Funeral Home, Malden with Father Donald Higgs officiating. A gathering of family and friends will be one hour prior to the service at the funeral home.

Timothy will be laid to rest with military honors in Beaufort National Cemetery in Beaufort, SC.