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Obituary: Benjamin Chester

Benjamin Chester

February 19, 1923 - February 06, 2012

Benjamin Chester 88, of Port Saint Lucie, FL passed away peacefully on Monday, February 6th, 2012 at Arden Courts of Wayne, NJ.
Bernie, as he was known by most, was born February 19th, 1923 in New York, NY. He was a resident of Post Saint Lucie, FL formerly of Yorktown Heights, NY & Spring Lake, NJ
He was preceded in death by his beloved wife of 53 years Cathy Chester.
He is survived by his children, Marilyn Belchinsky and husband Jack, Norman Chester, Dana Brown and husband Jeff, Daniel Chester and wife Dawn, 7 grandchildren and 2 great-grandchildren.
The family would like to thank all of the wonderful people associated with Arden Courts of Wayne, NJ that have been so kind and caring to Bernie.

Funeral Information

Bernie will be laid to rest at the South Florida National Cemetery, 6501 S. State Road 7, Lake Worth, FL at 1:45 PM on Thursday February 9, 2012.

Donations Information

The family has requested that in lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Jewish National Fund, Alzheimer's research or a charity of your choice.