Franz Benteler and the
Franzpassed away peacefully in the presence of his on Friday March 12th, 2010. He was born June 1, 1925. He will be missed by many.
Franz Benteler is a Chicago legend. A favorite of Mayor Richard J. Daley, he has entertained in Chicago for the past 40 years.
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Franz retired from performing in 2007.
Today many of the musicians who performed with Franz continue his tradition of fine music and showmanship with Carl Linden and Artists, Inc. Visitwww.carllinden.com for more information.