Everett Winthrop Bendzinski, 71, of Youngsville, formerly of Newington, Conn., passed away Friday, July 12, 2013 at WakeMed with family at his side. He was born in Hartford, Conn., the son of the late Joseph and Jeannette (nee Ford) Bendzinski.
Bendzinski was an active member of the Paschal Golf Club in Wake Forest and the Corsa-N.C. Branch of the Corvair Society of America. He was a former member of the Newington Senior Center, Polish American Club of Newington, and Polish Home of Hartford.
A celebration of life was held Sunday afternoon, July 14 at the Paschal Golf Club. Funeral services will be held at 10 am. today (Thursday), July 18 at Prince of Peace Lutheran Church in Kensington, Conn. Burial will follow in the Rose Hill Memorial Park.
Bendzinski is survived by his wife of 47 years, Barbara Knopf Bendzinski; children, Matthew Bendzinski and his wife, Rosa, of Hickory and Laurie Colborn and her husband, George, of West Deptford, N.J.; a granddaughter; a brother, Joseph Bendzinski of Keene, N.H.; many friends and extended family.
Memorial contributions may be made to Newington Volunteer Ambulance Corps Inc., 71 John H. Stewart Drive, Newington, CT 06111 or the Connecticut Humane Society, 701 Russell Road, Newington, CT 06111