Benjamin Harris Whitehill

September 30, 1984 ~ August 3, 2019 (age 34)


Benjamin Harris Whitehill, 34, of Peterborough, NH died unexpectedly in Moultonborough, NH on August 3, 2019.   He was born in Nashua, NH on September 30, 1984, the son of Mark H. Whitehill and Cynthia J. Harris.

Ben grew up in Wilton and Peterborough NH. He earned a Bachelor of Science Degree in Applied Studies in Management from Granite State College. He worked at the Federal Aviation Administration in Nashua NH.

Ben served in the United States Air Force from 2004 to present. He enjoyed snowboarding, camping, hiking and scuba diving, but above all he enjoyed spending time with his family. He was an avid traveler and made lifelong friends wherever he went.  He was a devoted husband, a loving father, and a caring soul to all his family and friends.

Ben is survived by his wife Chelsea (Imhoff) Whitehill of Peterborough, his daughter Olivia Whitehill, and step children Caleb, Christian, and Elianna Williams; his mother Cynthia Harris of MA; his father Mark Whitehill, and his partner Amanda Bentley, of NH; his sister Bailey Whitehill of California;  and his brother Samuel Whitehill and sister-in-law Jakyline Gonzales, and niece Katherine Whitehill, all of California.  He will also be missed by  many aunts, uncles, and cousins.

A celebration of Ben’s life will be held on Sunday August 11, 2019 at 2:00pm at the Hilltop Golf Course and Function Hall, 49 High Street, Peterborough, NH.  A brief service will begin at 2:00pm followed by a reception.  Parking is limited so please carpool where possible.

In lieu of flowers, and to honor his memory, donations may be made to Ben Whitehill's Memorial Education Fund for his children's educational needs, through the following Go Fund Me link:   




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Celebration of Life
August 11, 2019

2:00 PM
Hilltop Country Club
49 High Street
Peterborough, NH 03458

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