Ricky Thomas Benoit, 62, a native and resident of Thibodaux, was born Dec. 13, 1948 and passed away Friday, Oct. 7, 2011.
Visitation will be from 9 a.m. to funeral time Wednesday at St. Joseph Co-Cathedral in Thibodaux. Mass will be held at 11 a.m. Wednesday at the church, with interment in the church cemetery.
He is survived by his wife, Kathleen Hebert Benoit; one son, Ken Paul Benoit; one daughter, Kim Benoit Bourgeois and husband, Benjamin F. Bourgeois Jr.; two brothers, Randy and Kevin Benoit; four sisters, Connie Landry, Karen Rivere, Charlene Melancon and Cindy Ordoyne; and five grandchildren, Georgeanna Francis Bourgeois, Benjamin Frank Bourgeois III, Henry William Bourgeois, Caroline Jeanne Bourgeois and Jacob Thomas Benoit.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Hilton Joseph Benoit and Marie Gros Benoit.
Landry's Funeral Home of Thibodaux is in charge of arrangements.