Date of Birth: 08/09/1921
Date of Death: 07/11/2015
Services: Services will be held Tuesday at 10:00 A.M. in the Schrager Memorial Chapel at Temple Israel Cemetery, 42 and Reddick St
Memorials: Memorials to the Alzheimers Association or Temple Israel.
He is survived by his wife of 60 years. Louise Radler; sons, David (Gretchen), and Andrew (Leslie); daughters, Lisa (Sara), and Tamara (Miles); grandchildren, Hannah, Isabella, Tyler, Seth, Jenna, Dylan, and Nathan. Benie was born in Revere Beach, MA and served in the Navy during WW II on the USS Cowpens. Benie’s first career was that of a Flight Engineer, but not wanting to be away from home as much as he was, he decided to change careers. After moving to Los Angeles, CA, Benie joined Technicolor and worked there as an Engineer for 30 years. Then he moved to Omaha 7 years ago to be close to family. He was an avid skier, and just an all around good guy. He will be missed by all who knew him.