Boats 07

Eleanore Marie (Kistenmacher) Benjamin

August 17, 1940 ~ February 26, 2021 (age 80)

Obituary Image


Eleanore Marie Benjamin, 80 of North East, MD, passed away Friday, February 26, 2021 at home.


Born in Philadelphia, PA, on August 17, 1940, she was the daughter of the late Edgar and Elizabeth (Wilson) Kistenmacher. Eleanore married Herbert Kenneth Benjamin June 10, 1961.


Along with her husband, she owned and operated Herb’s Tackle Shop in North East, MD. Eleanore was an avid fisherman who also enjoyed boating, gardening, quilting, baking and sewing.


She is survived by her husband: Herbert Kenneth Benjamin; daughter: Kena L. Koch (Kevin); son: Michael A. Benjamin (Sue); grandson: Michael A. Benjamin, Jr.; granddaughter: Rose Benjamin; grandson: Kenneth R. Koch; and grandson: Kameron R. Koch all of North East, MD. Also survived by her sister: Elizabeth Diebold, Elkton, MD.


A memorial service is planned for the summer.



To send flowers to the family or plant a tree in memory of Eleanore Marie (Kistenmacher) Benjamin, please visit our floral store.


You can still show your support by sending flowers directly to the family, or by planting a memorial tree in the memory of Eleanore Marie (Kistenmacher) Benjamin
© 2021 Crouch Funeral Home, P.A.. All Rights Reserved. Funeral Home website by CFS & TA | Terms of Use | Privacy Policy