Saint Meinrad Seminary & School of Theology

Formation and Education for the Life of the Church

Alumni Obituaries

Anthony L. Benedict

Anthony L. "Tony" Benedict, 85, Indianapolis, passed away Wednesday, September 24, 2014. He was born in Lockport, IL on September 13, 1929 to Thomas and Helen Albers Benedict. Tony attended Butler University and St. Meinrad Seminary. He worked for Eli Lilly & Co. for 44 years before retiring as a Quality Control Associate. He was a member of St. Roch Catholic Church, Knights of Columbus Council 3660, and the American Legion. Tony is survived by his children, Tom Benedict, Yvonne Conniff, Margaret Ann Fouts (Mike), Antoinette Menten (Dave), Renae Garner (Bob); grandchildren, Brittany Williams, Stephanie Buttz (Brian), Jenny Moorehead; great grandchildren, Jessica Moorehead, Lauren Moorehead, Olivia Buttz and Jordyn Buttz.