FEASTERVILLE, Pa. (CBS) — Family and friends gathered on Thursday night to say goodbye to a man who has become regarded as animal’s best friend. A viewing was held to honor animal rights activist George Bengal.
People gathered to pay their respects to Bengal at the Kirk and Nice Funeral Home in Feasterville.READ MORE: Off-Duty Philadelphia Police Officer Riding Motorcycle Killed In Crash
Bengal’s funeral is set to take place at the Calvary Chapel of Philadelphia on Friday at 11:00 a.m.
Bengal was the PSPCA’s Director of Humane Law Enforcement.READ MORE: Jersey Shore Business Owners Warn Vacationers To Prepare To Pay Up This Summer
Last month, he was honored by the organization after revealing he had terminal cancer. He passed away on Saturday.
Bengal was 69-years-old.MORE NEWS: Student At Coatesville Area Senior High School Stabbed 6 Times During Fight