Richard, Benoit Joseph

August 09, 1947 ~ September 18, 2019

RICHARD, Benoit Joseph – Age  72, formerly of Madeleine Island, Quebec passed away Wednesday, September 18, 2019 at his Home, Sarnia. Loving husband of the late Betty Jean (Buckingham) Richard (2018). Loving father of Nancy Secord (Jay Tracey). Cherished grandfather of Alexa and Brandon Secord.  Survived by many siblings, nieces, nephews, friends and cousins. Predeceased by his parents Camille and Willina (nee Theriault) Richard. Ben worked as an insulator and welder. He enjoyed spending time with family, telling stories, enjoyed music and travelling. Ben was kind and generous with a heart of gold. He will be greatly missed by all that knew him.

Funeral Details
A private family service will be held at a later date.

In Ben’s honour you can donate blood at your local Canadian Blood Services.

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  1. Hi Nancy and family, our sincere condolences on the passing of your father. We knew him when he first came to Sarnia to work . Denise Cadieux

  2. A Nancy et famille. Nous sommes de tout cœur avec vous et veuillez accepter nos plus sincères sympathies.

  3. Nancy and family, Margaret and family. Our sympathy to you all, such fun and really nice neighbours to us.

    Mitch and Sue Martin

  4. Nancy. So sorry for your loss your dad and mom where wonderful people Did housekeeping for them few years back. Lots of memories. My husband Ross grew up just down road from the Buckinghams. Enjoyed our visits Cherish your memories