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Ben Jospeh Balmenti

May 5, 1921 - September 25, 2016

Ben Joseph Balmenti, 95, passed away September 25, 2016 in New Port Richey. He is the son of the late Frank and Josephine Balmenti. He served his country proudly in the United States Navy, serving in WWII.

He is survived by his loving wife of 70 years, Vera Balmenti; daughters, Marie George and Barb Balmenti; niece JoAnn Fabrizio; nephew, Lou Fabrizio; 3 grandchildren and 5 great-grandchildren.

The family will receive friends on Thursday from 5-7pm at Michels-Lundquist Funeral Home, 5228 Trouble Creek Road, New Port Richey. A funeral mass will be held Friday at 11 am at St. Michael’s the Archangel Catholic Church , 8014 FL-52, Hudson. Burial will follow at Calvary Catholic Cemetery. Online condolences may be offered at


Service Information

Visitation Information

Date: Thursday, September 29, 2016

Time: 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm


Michels & Lundquist Funeral Home

5228 Trouble Creek Road
New Port Richey, FL 34652

Service Information

Date: Friday, September 30, 2016

Time: 11:00 am


St. Michael The Archangel Catholic Church

2281 State Rd 580
Clearwater, FL 33763

Cemetery Information

Date: Friday, September 30, 2016

Time: 1:00 pm


Calvary Catholic Cemetery

5233 118th Ave N
Clearwater , FL 33760

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