John Ernest Binseel

March 26, 1932April 9, 2018

Carolina Shores, NC

Mr. John Binseel of Carolina Shores, NC, passed away Monday night, April 9th at McLeod Seacoast Hospital in Little River, SC.

John was born in March of 1932 to the late Edna and John Binseel of Yonkers, NY.

He graduated from Columbia University in NY, with a Bachelor of Science Degree in Engineering. He also served in the United States Navy as a Lieutenant, JG during the Korean War and was honorably discharged from the Naval Reserve in 1968. He worked for NY Telephone Company his entire career and retired to upstate New York, and later Carolina Shores, NC.

John is survived by his wife of 63 years, Jill Wocher Binseel, whom he met in Kindergarten and later married in Calvary Baptist Church in Yonkers, NY in 1955. He is also survived by his daughter and son-in-law, Cheryl Binseel Grudee and Timothy Grudee of Sunset Beach, NC; and grandson Jonathan Robert Grudee of Charlotte, NC. John is predeceased by his son, Philip Wayne Binseel (1960-2010).

A memorial service will be held at a later date.

A guestbook is available at

Lee Funeral Home & Crematory of Little River/North Myrtle Beach is serving the family.


John Ernest Binseel

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