Louis-Suburban Chapel Obituaries

General Information

Full Name: Kenneth M. Butensky
Date of Death: Sunday, October 25, 2020

Cantor Kenneth M. Butensky, age 87, of Englewood, NJ, formerly of North Bergen, NJ and, Bronx, NY, passed away on Sunday, October 25, 2020. Beloved husband of the late Betty Butensky, devoted father of Richard Butensky (Judy Cohen) and Robin Baker (Dae Bennett), proud grandfather of Emma, Alix (Christian), Jordan (Kayla) and Jason (Dawn), great grandfather of Jacob and Dylan, dear brother of Herbie, the late Benjiman and late sister, Gitty. His two greatest joys, after his family, were singing and feeding those he loved, and he incorporated that into his career as a Cantor and a Caterer. Cantor Butensky served for over 35 years as the Cantor of Temple Beth Am, Teaneck, NJ and owned several kosher delis and bakeries in Northern NJ. 

In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to The Lillian Booth Actor’s Fund Home 155-175 W. Hudson Ave. Englewood, NJ 07631.

In the Photo – The Butensky Cantors, Kenneth Butensky (right), with his grandfather Abraham and uncles Harry and Henry. 


Service Information

Tuesday, October 27, 2020, 12:00 PM

Service at:
Cedar Park Cemetery
735 Forest Ave, Paramus, NJ 07652

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