Richard Raymond Benson Obituary
We are sad to announce that on November 21, 2022, at the age of 93, Richard Raymond Benson (St John's, Newfoundland) passed away. Leave a sympathy message to the family on the memorial page of Richard Raymond Benson to pay them a last tribute.
He was predeceased by : his daughter Clara (Bowe); and his siblings, Henry, Bob, Ruth and Dot.
He is survived by : his wife Dixie; his children, Beverley, Rod (Linda), Shelly (Frank Maynard), Andrea (Doug Mercer), Pamela (Paul Patey) and Sean; his grandchildren, Ben (Sara), Scott, Christopher (Melissa), Nathan (Jennifer), Emily, Saul (Jessica), Allison (Nathan), Stephanie (Jeff) and Clare (Jeffrey); his great grandchildren, Paige, Zoey, Seb, Lena, Liam, Audrey, Luke and Caleb; his step-children, Lynne (Kevin), Rocky, Terry, Wonda (Ken), Tom (Brenda), Ginny (Rick) and Lisa (Rodger); and his sister Helen (Clarence Fisher). He is also survived by several nieces, nephews, step grandchildren, step great grandchildren, wonderful neighbors, friends, and co-workers.
Visitation was held on Wednesday, November 23rd 2022 from 11:00 AM to 4:00 PM, from 7:00 PM to 9:00 PM and on Thursday, November 24th 2022 from 7:00 AM to 9:00 AM at the Barrett's Funeral Homes - St. John's (328 Hamilton Ave, St. John's, NL A1E1J9). A funeral service was held on Thursday, November 24th 2022 at 11:00 AM at the Barrett's Memorial Chapel (328 Hamilton Ave, St. John's, NL A1E1J9).
No flowers by request, donations may be made to VOWR radio as it brought him so much peace in his final years.