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Jean "John" Benoit
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Jean "John" Benoit

Died: November 23, 2012

BENOIT, John – Mr. Jean Gérard Benoit of Crysler at the Winchester District Memorial Hospital on Friday, November 23, 2012 at the age of 82 years. Former proprietor of the Crysler General Store, Past Fire Chief, and Member of the Knights of Columbus Council #6809. Beloved husband of 56 years to Gabrielle “Gaye” (née Legault). Loved father of Paul (Suzanne Begg), Lynne (Daniel Laflèche) and Marc (Trish O’Callaghan) all of Crysler. Proud grandfather to 8 grandchildren and 3 great grandchildren. Dear brother of Hubert (Ghislaine), Louise Fox (late Don), Adele Jackson (Norm) and Claire Wilson (Ronald). Predeceased by his son Roger; parents Rosario and Mabel (née Provost) Benoit; his brothers André (Sandra), Michel (Nicole) and sisters Francoise Nugent (late Robert) and Madeleine LeVoguer (Rae). Also survived by his brother in law Allan Legault and sister-in-law Sister Gwen Legault OLM. Resting at the Crysler Community Centre where visitation will be held on Tuesday from 2-4 & 7-9 PM and Wednesday from 9-10:15 AM. The Mass of the Resurrection with Commendation and Farewell will be celebrated in Notre Dame du Rosaire Roman Catholic Church, Crysler on Wednesday November 28, 2012 at 11:00 AM. Rite of Committal to follow in Notre Dame du Rosaire Parish Cemetery, Crysler. If so desired, contributions in John’s memory to the Winchester Hospital Foundation or the charity of your choice would be appreciated by the family. Funeral arrangements entrusted to Wilson Funeral Home 822 Pitt Street, Cornwall. Online messages of condolence may be made in the obituary section of:

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