Vincent "Benny" Benedetti
Benedetti, Vincent Bennypassed away December 27, 2016 at the age of 93. He is survived by his wife of 72 years, Arline Conoley Benedetti, 6 children and 10 grandchildren. Born in Richmond VA, Vince enlisted in the U.S. Navy in 1942 and in 1944 married 4th generation Floridian Arline. A WWII veteran, Vince was a Pearl Harbor volunteer. He is a graduate of Rollins College in Winter Park. He retired with 37 years service as a sonar physicist with the U.S. Naval Research Laboratory Fort Gatlin. The Benedetti's are longtime members of St. James Cathedral in downtown Orlando. Vince was an avid gardener and member of the National Dahlia Society, a multi-sport athlete, a chosen scientist who witnessed the first rocket shot at Cape Canaveral, a graduate of the U.S. Navy Diving School in Key West and a published author. He enjoyed restoring homes with Arline, fishing, UF Gators football, natural and Native American history and classical music. He will be remembered as a humble and kind man, always setting the bar high. Also go to www.OrlandoMemory.info/tags/Benedetti


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Published by Orlando Sentinel on Jan. 1, 2017.
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My sincerest belated condolences to Arlene and the Benedetti family. He was a good man and a great friend to my grandparents and our family.
Tommy Costello
January 22, 2018

Arline, Our sincere sympathy to you and your family. While death is never an easy thing to deal with, we pray that in the midst of your sorrow you find comfort in all the joyful memories shared and will always cherish these beautiful memories of Vincent.
( Romans 15:13)
Davis Family
January 4, 2017
I send my sincere condolences during this very difficult time. May you all find comfort from the encouraging words found at 1 Thessalonians 4:14.
January 4, 2017
I send my sincere condolences during this very difficult time. May you all find comfort from the encouraging words found at 1 Thessalonians 4:14.
January 3, 2017
I send my sincere condolences during this very difficult time. May you all find comfort from the encouraging words found at 1 Thessalonians 4:14.
January 2, 2017