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Benner, Floyd,

Floyd Benner born 1/23/1930, died 8/3/2017 at the age of 87. He graduated with BS and MS in Chemical Engineering from Purdue, where he earned membership in the following honoraries; Tau Beta Po, Omega Chi Epsilon and Phi Lambda Upsilon. After working 10 years for PPG in Barberton, OH and Pittsburg, PA, he moved to Wilmington, DE to work for Atlas Chemical, which was subsequently purchase by Imperial Chemical Industries (ICI), retiring from ICI the end of 1991, he relocated with his wife, Estelle, to Louisville, KY in February 1992. He volunteered at Highland Community Ministries Food Pantry, Actors Theater, Wayside Christian Mission locally and was a member of Gilda's Club. His main hobbies were fine woodworking and vegetable gardening. Floyd is preceded by his first wife, Noel in 1987. He is succeeded by Estelle, his three sons, Keith, Eric and Scott; Estelle's children, Rhonnie, Larry and Janet; nine grandchildren and five great-grandchildren.

Per Floyd's wishes, the funeral will be private.
Published in The Courier-Journal from Aug. 5 to Aug. 7, 2017
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