2011-01-13 / Obituaries

Everett J. Benoit Sr.

Everett J. Benoit

Sr., of Smithfield, passed away Dec.

30, 2010, at the Greenville Health Center. Born in Providence, July 20, 1917, to Euclid and Cordelia (Auger) Benoit, he was married to Elizabeth (King) Benoit for 72 wonderful years.

Beloved father of Denise Benoit of Jamestown, Everett J. Benoit Jr. of Smithfield and Robert J. Benoit and his wife Marie of Harmony; grandfather of three and greatgrandfather of three and brother of Lillian Curtin.

Benoit was employed by Brown and Sharpe. He was a veteran of World War II, a Smithfield Little League team manager for many years and a member of St. Michael’s Church Holy Name Society.

A Mass of Christian Burial was held at St. Edward Church in Providence and a burial was held at the R.I. Veteran’s Cemetery in Exeter.

Memorial contributions may be made in his name to the R.I. Veteran’s Medical Center, Patient Activities Fund, 830 Chalkstone Avenue, Providence, RI 02903.

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