My dad with a heart of gold passed away peacefully on January 20, 2015 at the age of 83 at Windsor Regional Hospital Ouellette Campus. Loving husband to Marlene Benoit. Loving father to Dan Benoit (predeceased January 23 1998), loving father to Debbie (Benoit) Johnson and her dear friend Marc Charron. Dear brother to the late Lucille McGinnis wife to Bob, Lynn and husband Ray Paquette, the late Maurice and wife Evelyn Benoit, the late Bill and wife May Benoit and dear brother-in-law to the late Dolores and husband Gord Davidson. He will also be missed by many nieces, nephews and friends. My father donated a lot of his time to the City of Windsor after he retired from General Motors. He cared so much for people who were in his life. If you so desire, memorial donations to the Alzheimers Society would be greatly appreciated. Cremation has taken place. Arrangements entrusted to Families First 3260 Dougall Ave. South Windsor. A memorial service will be held in the spring at Greenlawn Memorial Gardens. Share memories, photos or make a donation at

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