Of Revere. who passed away on March 27th at 74 years. Born in Boston, she was the daughter of John & Lulu (Morrill) Royce. She grew up in the Dorchester area of South Boston, where she attended local schools. She was a dedicated wife and mother, devoting her time to her family. She was also extremely devoted to her faith. She enjoyed cooking, sewing, and spending time with her family and grandchildren. Even the simplest of things, such was watching TV with her husband, meant the world to her.
She is the beloved wife of 10 years to Richard J. Benoit of Revere and the devoted mother of Kathleen Erskine & her husband Othnel of Washington. She is the cherished grandmother of Brianna Algarin and Hakeen, Tiffany & Jelani Erskine. She was also predeceased by 7 brothers & sisters.
Family and friends were invited to attend Visiting Hours on Tuesday, April 4th in the Vertuccio Smith & Vazza, Beechwood Home for Funerals, Revere.