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Frederick Behny
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Birth: Apr. 9, 1944
Wabash County
Indiana, USA
Death: Apr. 28, 2005
Wabash County
Indiana, USA

OBITUARY - Plain Dealer, Wabash (IN)

Frederick Behny, 61, 4665W 100S, died at 12:09 p.m. Thursday, April 28, 2005, at the Americare Living Center.

He was born April 9, 1944, to Frederick and Lois (Cole) Behny in Wabash. He married Teresa M. Gabriele on Dec. 4, 1965, in South Mills, N.C., and she died Aug. 23, 2000.

A 1962 graduate of Lagro High School, he worked for the U.S. Postal Service for 21 years. He spent from 1962-1975 in the U.S. Marine Corps, including two tours of duty in Vietnam (1964-65 and 1970-71) and came out as a staff sergeant. He was an avid outdoorsman, loved to hunt mushrooms, enjoyed boating and playing gin and poker. He loved his family, especially his grandkids. He was a member of the Elks Lodge, Moose Lodge and American Legion, all of Wabash, and the Fort Wayne Scottish Rite and Shrine Club.

Surviving are two daughters, Mrs. Kenny (Angela) Hite and Mrs. Thomas (Laura) Tacker, both of Peru, and eight grandchildren.

Services will be at 10 a.m. Monday at the McDonald Funeral Home, Eddingfield Chapel. #Burial will be in Falls Cemetery. Friends may call at the funeral home from 2 to 6 p.m. Sunday. Preferred memorials are to the American Diabetes Association or Americare Living Center.
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  Frederick M. Behny (1917 - 2000)
  Lois A Cole Behny (1920 - 1944)
  Teresa Maria Gabriele Behny (1948 - 2000)
Falls Memorial Gardens
Wabash County
Indiana, USA
Plot: Sec New200, lot 422, lot 3
Created by: Friends of Falls Cemeter...
Record added: Feb 26, 2010
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Frederick Behny
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Frederick Behny
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