Benjamin Ellsworth Butler, 86 of Shadyside, Ohio died Sunday, January 24, 2021 in the Wheeling Hospital. He was born November 20, 1934 in Bellaire, Ohio son of the late Raymond and Eva Anna Hobbs Butler.
Ellsworth was the owner of B. Ellsworth Butler Painting in Shadyside, Ohio and a member of the Riverview Bible Church.
Surviving are his wife, Connie Dietrich Butler, whom he married on July 31, 1955, three daughters, Becky Sue (James) Brown of Martins Ferry, Ohio, Cindy Lou Butler of Shadyside, Ohio and Penny Jo (John) Brumett of Garland, Texas, one sister, Nelda Lasure of Bellaire, Ohio and two brothers, John A. (Mary) Butler of St. Clairsville, Ohio and Ronald A. Butler of Shadyside, Ohio. Also four grandchildren, Brian (Allison) Brown of Bellaire, Ohio, Robert Brown of Martins Ferry, Ohio, Katie Brumett of Duluth, Minnesota and Patrick Brumett of Garland, Texas and four great grandchildren, Adalynn, Emily, Taylor and Cameron Brown.
Family and friends will be received at the Bauknecht-Altmeyer Funeral Homes & Crematory 3900 Central Avenue Shadyside, Ohio on Tuesday from 6 to 8 pm and Wednesday from 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 pm where services will be held on Thursday at 2 pm with Rev. Kevin Rowland, Pastor Zach Rhodes and Pastor John Brumett. Interment in the Weeks Cemetery in Bridgeport, Ohio. Masks and Social distancing are required.
Share your thoughts and memories with Ellsworth’s family at www.bauknechtaltmeyer.com.