Family Login:

Joseph Roland Benoit

Share This Obituary

Send Flowers
 Send Flowers

Memories & Candles

“An amazing man...Always on the go, lending a hand, giving a hug, being a friend. We are all blessed to have had you with us and will carry you close...Read More »
1 of 6 | Posted by: Gail Dunton

“Linda and family, we are all sending our sincere condolences. Pepe will be greatly missed. He will be remembered as the hardworking man that he was,...Read More »
2 of 6 | Posted by: Missy Wheaton

“My sincere sympathy and condolences to you Linda and the whole family. I know what a major loss it is and the sadness is unbearable. I send you peace...Read More »
3 of 6 | Posted by: Linda Johnson

“Soooo sorry for ur lose linda. Julie and i send our love. If theres ever anything we can do just ask. Ill look after the camp this winter.. we are...Read More »
4 of 6 | Posted by: tony420

“My deepest sympathy to you, Linda, and your family. From the stories I have heard your father loved life and will always be with you all in your...Read More »
5 of 6 | Posted by: Adrienne Doughty

“Our deepest heartfelt sympathy to Linda and family. Uncle Roland will always be remembered by those that knew and loved him. His memory lives on in...Read More »
6 of 6 | Posted by: Jerry and Carole

Joseph Roland Benoit, 97, of Windsor, husband of the late Genevieve (Vallieres) Benoit, passed away Monday, November 3, 2014 at home surrounded by his family. Born in Weedon, Quebec, Canada, son of the late Elzear and Marie (Marcou) Benoit, he had lived in Windsor for over 70 years. He started his work career at Whitney Chain then he and his brother Jack started Automatic Lubrication in Windsor where he worked for many years before his retirement. As a young man in Canada he was a goalie on a Semi Pro hockey team sponsored by Dominion Textile and also boxed in the Golden Gloves. He leaves his daughter Linda Benoit of Windsor; three grandchildren Jocelyne Nagy, Austin Nagy and his wife Amanda, and Hunter Murray; a great grandson Rorik Nagy; two sisters Rita Glenn and Yvette Foley both of Montreal, Canada; and his dog companion Brom. Besides his wife he was predeceased by his brothers Jack and Frank Benoit and sisters Lorette Therioux and Cecile Bourque. His family will receive friends Saturday, November 8, 2014 from 10-11 AM followed by a Memorial Service at 11 am at the Carmon Poquonock Funeral Home, 1816 Poquonock Avenue, Poquonock section of Windsor. Contributions may be made to the CT Humane Society, 701 Russell Road, Newington, CT 06111. For directions or condolences please visit