Theodore M. Bentley

Theodore M. Bentley age 75, resident of Redfield formerly of Parish, passed away Wednesday at St. Luke’s Hospital in Rome. Theodore was born January 5, 1947, in Lacona, the son of Harwood and Stella Skotnick Bentley. He graduated from Sandy Creek High School in 1965 and served in the United States Army from 1966 until 1969. Theodore was married to Helene Puchir. He was employed by Pepsi in East Syracuse for many years.


Surviving are his wife Helene, two daughters, Samantha Bentley of Virginia Beach and Erica Bentley of Buffalo, one brother Terry Bentley of Lacona and one sister Deanna Barber of Orwell, three grandchildren, Madison, Merrick and Elliot. He was predeceased by one son, Teddy Bentley in 2004 and his sister Judy Bentley.


Services will be held at the convenience of the family. Arrangements by Foster-Hax Funeral Home, 52 Park Street, Pulaski.