Michael A. Benyo, 57, of Boyertown, formerly of North Coventry Twp., passed away on Friday Nov. 2, 2012.|
Born in Pottstown, he was the son of Albert S. Sr. and Betty Jane (Merkel) Benyo of Boyertown.
Michael was a veteran of the US Army. He worked as a police officer in Lower Pottsgrove Township from 1980 to 1983. He later worked as a police officer for North Coventry Twp from 1983 to 1989 becoming Chief in 1989 to when he retired in 2002.
Surviving with his parents is his sister Vicki Benyo Sowieralski of Big Sky, MT, his brothers Albert Benyo Jr. of Boyertown, and Jeffrey Benyo of Christiana; niece Hayley Benyo and nephew Jacob Benyo. He is predeceased by his son Jason Benyo.
Funeral services will be private.
Memorial donations may be made to St. Columbkill RC Church, 200 Indian Springs Road, Boyertown, PA 19512 in memory of Michael and Jason.
Catagnus Funeral Home & Cremation Center, Inc., 1020 E. Phila. Ave., Gilbertsville is in charge of arrangements.
View obituaries or send condolences at www.catagnusfuneralhomes.com
Published in The Mercury on Nov. 5, 2012