Eli H. Benstein, age 91, of Toledo died Saturday August 22, 2020 in his Sylvania Township home. He was born on August 1, 1929 in Windsor, Ontario Canada, the son of Edsel and Ida Benstein. He was raised in Toronto, graduated from the University of Toronto and received a Masters Degree in Aeronautical Engineering from Cornell. He retired as the Chief Scientist at Teledyne CAE after a long career there.
He was married to Shulamith (Namie) Benstein for 43 years until her death in December of 1996. He is survived by his wife, Fagie Benstein, and his children Judith, Jeremy (Annabel Herzog), Joel (Debbie) and Miriam (Brian Daroe)and seven grandchildren. He was loved and respected by everyone and had the privilege to know him.
The funeral will be a private family graveside service on Monday, August 24, 2020 at 1:00 p.m. in Clover Hill Cemetery in Birmingham, Michigan.
It is suggested that those who wish to further honor the memory of Eli H. Benstein may do so by making a contribution to: Hospice of Northest Ohio, The Congregation B'Nai Israel or a charity of the donors choice.
Arrangements by the Robert H.Wick Funeral Home (419)535-5840.
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Hospice of Northwest Ohio
30000 E. River Road, Perrysburg OH 43551
Congregation B'Nai Israel
6525 W. Sylvania Ave., Sylvania OH 43560
Charity of donors choice