ERICH NOWSCH SR. Erich M. Nowsch Sr., 39, suddenly passed away Feb. 9, 2010, in Las Vegas. He was born May 7, 1970, in New Britain, Conn., the loving son of Bobbie and Joseph Benacquisto. Erich was a master craftsman in hardwood flooring and expanded his interest into carpentry. Erich was a kind, loving and fun person who loved to make people laugh. He leaves behind a son, Erich M. Nowsch, Jr.; and a former loving wife, Kathleen Nowsch, who was still loving and supportive of him, both of Las Vegas; his parents; sisters, Kerri and Tina Benacquisto; nephews, Joseph, Dominick and Garbrielli Benacquisto; niece, Katlynn Potter; and a cousin, Robert Potter, all of New Britain, Conn.; and former brother-in-law, Gary Babin of Las Vegas. A memorial service will be at noon Thursday, Feb. 18, at Calvary Chapel, 7175 W. Oquendo Road, in Las Vegas. In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to Erich Nowsch Jr. at Liahona Academy, P.O. Box 790310, Virgin, UT 84779, Attn: Clay Ahquin/EMN Donations.