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John Benfield (December 16, 1940 – June 15, 2022)

John Cleland Benfield

Born December 16, 1940
Passed June 15, 2022

It is with heavy hearts that we announce the passing of John Cleland Benfield at 81 years of age. John passed away suddenly but peacefully beside his loving wife, Monique.

John met his wife when he was on a duty with the RCMP at the Bank of Canada. He retired from the RCMP with 22 years of service and together John and Monique led a life of retired adventures. They were snowbirds long before it was fashionable and began their life of adventures with strong interests music, painting, and even became a certified tennis pro and certified scuba diver/coach.

John leaves to mourn his passing his wife of 61 years, Monique, his son, John (Deb) and grandchildren, Vanessa and Valarie.

There will be a private family service.

No flowers, by request. If desired, a donation to your favourite charity

No funeral details available.

2 Comments

  1. Avatar Lois Anderson

    Our family would like to extend our deepest sympathy to Mrs. B. and your family.
    You and Mr. B brought our family fond memories of you and Mr. B. teaching Brett and Bryce tennis in Blackburn Hamlet, Ottawa.
    Please take care of yourself and your family.

    Love Lois, Trevor, Brett and Bryce Anderson

  2. Avatar Lois Anderson

    Dear Mrs. B:
    We would like to extend our deepest sympathy to you and your family.
    You and Mr . B we’re a big part of Brett and Bryce’s life when they were very young. We have fond memories of you and Mr. B teaching the boys to play tennis in Blackburn Hamlet.
    Please take care of yourself.
    Love Lois, Trevor, Brett and Bryce Anderson.
    Blackburn Hamlet, Ottawa

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