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Ferdie J "Fred" Benoit
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Birth: Jun. 16, 1953
Death: Aug. 7, 2012

Ferdie J. "Fred" Benoit
June 16, 1953 - August 7, 2012

Son of
Felix Devillier Benoit
Effie Richard Benoit

Husband of
Penny Roger Benoit

Father of
Celeb Benoit
Kyla Menard
Taylor Elizabeth Benoit

Step-father of
Kenneth Breaux
Chad Rodrigueez

Terry Benoit
Judy Gonzales
Sandra Benoit Richard
Penny Benoit Cecil
Merlin Benoit 09/19/1951-01/20/1995

Paternal Grandparents
Ulysses Benoit
Anita "Neta" Menard Benoit

Maternal Grandparents
Warren Richard
Evelyn Thibodeaux Richard

Funeral services will be held Saturday, August 11, 2012 at an 11:00 a.m. Mass of Christian Burial in Evangeline Memorial Gardens Chapel in Carencro for Ferdie "Fred" Benoit, age 59, who passed away Tuesday, August 7, 2012 at 3:23 p.m. at his residence in Lafayette.
The Rev. Allen Breaux will officiate at the services.

Mr. Benoit was employed with Lafayette Consolidated Government in community development and was also a self-employed carpenter. Mr. Benoit was a veteran of the military having served in the U.S. Army during the Vietnam Era.

Survivors include his wife, Penny Roger Benoit, of Lafayette; one son, Caleb Benoit of Lake Charles; two step sons, Kenneth Breaux and his wife, Melissa, of Scott and Chad Rodriguez and his wife, Amanda, of Church Point; two daughters, Kyla Menard of Lafayette and Taylor Elizabeth Benoit of Crowley; one brother, Terry Benoit and his wife, Connie, of Duson; three grandchildren, Grayson Michael Gass, Cali Menard and Kaden Kessler; five step grandchildren; Bryce Rodriquez, Alex Rodriquez, Chad Rodriquez, Gabriel Rodriquez and Lexus Breaux; and three sisters, Judy Gonzales and her husband, Mike, of New Iberia; Sandra Richard and her husband, Randy, of Sunset and Penny Cecil and her husband, Matt, of Carencro.

He was preceded in death by his mother, Effie Richard Benoit; one brother, Merlin Benoit; his maternal grandparents, Evelyn Thibodeaux Richard and her husband, Warren; and his paternal grandparents, Neta Menard Benoit and her husband, Ulysses.

Melancon Funeral Home, Evangeline Memorial Gardens Chapel, 4117 N. University Avenue Carencro, Louisiana was in charge of arrangements.
Family links: 
  Felix Devillier Benoit (1928 - 2014)
  Effie Mae Richard Benoit (1929 - 2003)
Specifically: No Interment indicated
Created by: Kathy S. Savoie
Record added: Aug 08, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 95006903
Ferdie J Fred Benoit
Added by: Kathy S. Savoie
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Today I created a memorial for someone and then realize she was your mother. God Bless
- Kathy S. Savoie
 Added: Mar. 13, 2014
Be at Peace Fred, Recalling all the great times we all had. And thanks for always being so kind. God Bless
- Kathy S. Savoie
 Added: Aug. 8, 2012

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