NORTH ATTLEBORO - Benedict J. Germaine, 84, of Buttonwood Circle passed away Thursday, September 27, 2012 in Emerald Bay Manor, Cumberland, RI. He was the devoted husband of Anna J. (Rezza) Germaine for over 61 years.|
Born October 22, 1927 in North Attleboro, he was a son of the late Salvatore and Victoria (Cavalieri) Germaine.
Benedict was a lifelong resident of North Attleboro and attended North Attleboro public schools. He served the U.S. Navy for several years after World War II and was self-employed as a general contractor for many years before retiring.
He was a communicant of St. Mark's Church in Attleboro Falls.
In addition to his wife, he is survived by a son Michael and his wife Patti Germaine of North Attleboro; a sister, Mafalda Laramee of Florida and two grandsons, Joseph and Steven Germaine. He was brother of the late Anne Darrah, Sue Wignall and Rose Ruddy.
A funeral Mass will be celebrated on Saturday, September 29 at 11 a.m. in St. John’s Church, Attleboro followed by burial in St. Mary's Cemetery, Attleboro Falls. Visiting hours will be held in the Sperry & McHoul Funeral Home, 15 Grove Street, North Attleboro immediately prior to the Mass from 9 to 10:30 a.m.
To sign an online guestbook for Mr. Germaine, please visit www.sperry-mchoul.com.
Published online on Sept. 28, 2012 courtesy of Sperry & McHoul Funeral Home.