Michael C. Benedetto, 73, of Quincy, died at 4:36 a.m. Saturday, October 3, 2020 at Blessing Hospital in Quincy.
Born October 12, 1946, in Quincy, Mike was a son of Rocco and Marian Seifert Benedetto. He married Renee S. Clevenger Lubben on October 26, 1991, in Quincy. She survives.
Mike retired from Vatterott College in 2012 after 23 years as Director of Career Services.
He was a 1964 graduate of Quincy Senior High School and a 1969 graduate of Marquette University in Milwaukee, WI. He was a member of Elks Lodge #100, St. Francis Solanus Catholic Church, and had served in the US Army from 1969 until 1971.
In his free time, Mike enjoyed spending time with friends and family and especially loved time with his grandchildren and grand dogs.
Survivors in addition to his wife are his son, Ryne Lubben, Quincy; his daughter, Richelle Lubben Anderson (Mike), Bristol, WI.; and two grandchildren, Lucas and Avery Anderson, Bristol, WI.
He was preceded in death by his parents.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be held Thursday (October 8, 2020) at 11:00 a.m. at the St. Francis Solanus Catholic Church in Quincy. Please bring a mask if you wish to attend and adhere to all social distancing guidelines. Burial with military honors will follow at Greenmount Cemetery in Quincy.
Visitation will be held Wednesday from 4:00 p.m. until 7:00 p.m. at the St. Francis Solanus Catholic Church in Quincy. Please bring a mask if you wish to attend and adhere to all social distancing guidelines.
Memorial contributions may be made to St. Francis Solanus Catholic Church or Quincy Notre Dame.
Online condolences may be left at www.hamiltonfuneralhomes.net.
The Lummis Hamilton Funeral Home in Camp Point is handling the arrangements.
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