Southbridge...Bruce E. Benoit, Jr, 47, died Friday, October 4, 2019, at Harrington Memorial Hospital, after an illness.
He is survived by his daughter Helena Benoit and her companion Steve Phillips of Holland. He also leaves 2 sisters Tammy Benoit of Sturbridge, and Betti-Ann Tatro and her husband Clifton of Sturbridge, his aunts Lynn Beane (God-Mother) and her husband Bruce of Warren, Tish (Letitia) and her husband James Laflamme of Southbridge nieces, nephews, and cousins. He also has 3 God-children Amber Drake, Molly Beane, and Blake Andrews, Lukis Andrews their God-father, and his lifelong friend Rob Sutton, and he loved his dog "Prince".
Bruce was born October 20, 1971, in Southbridge, son of the late Bruce E. Benoit, Sr. and Ida (Provost) Benoit and lived many years in Sturbridge before moving to Southbridge. He was a member of Notre Dame Church, and a graduated of Tantasqua Regional High School, Class of 1989 . He was employed by Fidelity Investments for many years, with the IT department..
Bruce enjoyed golfing, hunting, motorcycling, and was season ticket holder for the New England Patriots.
Calling hours will be Tuesday, October 8th, from 5-7PM at Sansoucy Funeral Home, 40 Marcy Street, Southbridge, MA 01550, with a prayer service at 645PM. In lieu of flowers, please consider a donation to his www.gofundme.com/f/bruce-benoit.