Roy G. Bentley
HEATH: A funeral service for Roy G. Bentley, age 79, of Heath, will be held at 10:00 a.m. on Friday, November 11, at the Heath Chapel of Henderson-Van Atta-Stickle Funeral & Cremation Service with Pastors Tom and Carol Myers officiating. Burial will follow in Newark Memorial Gardens where military honors will be observed by the Licking County Veterans Alliance.
Mr. Bentley passed from this life on Monday, November 07, 2011 at his home surrounded by his loving family. He was born October 3, 1932 in Neon, Kentucky to the late Susan Bentley.
Roy was a Korean War veteran who served in the United States Army. He attended Rocky Fork First Church of God. He was also a charter member of Heath Lodge #771 F & AM and Past Patron of Eagon Chapter #123 OES.
He is survived by a son, Roy Bentley of Dubuque, Iowa; two daughters, Suzanne Griffin of Heath and Stephanie Bentley of Newark; five grandchildren and four great-grandchildren.
In addition to his mother; he was preceded in death by his wife, Nettie D. (Potter) Bentley on April 22, 2011.
Friends may call from 4-7 p.m. on Thursday, November 10, at the funeral home, 1249 Hebron Road, Heath, where Masonic and Order of Eastern Star Services will be observed at 7 p.m.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Foundation for Hospice of Central Ohio, P.O. Box 430, Newark, OH 43058.
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