Benham L. Bleam

March 31, 2020

Benham L. Bleam of Perkasie passed away on Tuesday, March 31, 2020. He was 86 and the husband of Doris Angeny Bleam.

Born in Frenchtown, New Jersey, he was the son of the late George B. and Vera Risler Bleam.

Benham graduated from Central Bucks High School, class of l952 and served in the U.S. Army for two years. In his early years, he was employed by Roelle Manufacturing in Lansdale, retiring from Tinius Olsen Testing Machine Co. in Horsham after 38 years with the company.

He enjoyed hunting, motorcycling and antique tractors, including membership with the Blue Comet Motorcycle and Bucks-Mont Two Cylinder clubs.

In addition to his wife, he is survived by his son, Leigh B. Bleam, as well as three nieces and two nephews.

Services and interment were held privately.

Memorial contributions in Benham’s name may be made to Salem United Church of Christ, 186 East Court Street, Doylestown, PA 18901, for the benefit of “Endowment Fund” or to a charity of the donor’s choice.