GORONZY – Benjamin, 82, succumbed to his ill health in Medicine Hat Regional Hospital on November 23, 2017.
Benjamin was born March 19, 1935 in Prince George, British Columbia. He was an avid outdoorsman and spent his career in the forest industry where he was also awarded membership into the Turtle Club in 1983. During his retirement, Ben and his wife, Carol, owned and operated a successful Bed & Breakfast heritage home in Maple Creek, Saskatchewan.
Benjamin is survived by his wife Carol of 51 years, daughters Rhonda, Marjorie, Susan (Mark), son Wayne (James), grandchildren London, Lyndsey and Tanisha, brother David (Ferne) and extended family. Predeceased by his parents John and Lydia, brother Edward and sister Selma.
Special thanks, with deepest gratitude and respect, to London for being at grandpa’s side during his final moments of life. Additional thanks to the Medicine Hat Regional Hospital for their care and support, to Meadow Ridge Seniors Village and Saamis Memorial Funeral Chapel for their arrangements.