Math A. Benoit, 74

BenoitMathWEBMath A. Benoit, age 74
St. Cloud
November 4, 1938 – April 17, 2013

It is with deep sadness that we announce the passing of Math A. Benoit Jr.  A celebration of his life will be held at the Red River Inn, 318 Main Street in Cold Spring, MN on Friday, April 19th from 6:00 – 8:00 p.m.  Math is survived by his eight children, Betty (Glenn) Johnson, Peggy (Doug) Brink, Scott (Shay) Benoit, Doug (Mamiko) Benoit, Kent (Naomi) Billig, Eric Billig, Jamie (Matthew) Popp, and Jenna Benoit, along with 10 grandchildren, Jesse Johnson, Brooke (Dustin) Hesse, Jaren and Hannah Brink, Kristy, Matthew, Stephen, Andrew, and Rachel Benoit, Kallista Billig.  Math is also survived by his brother, Art (Joyce) Benoit; sisters, Pearl Grier, Carol Winkleman, Mary Mumm, and Bernice (John) Stang.  He is preceded in death by his parents, Math and Olivia Benoit; brother, John Benoit; sister, Jean Naegeli, and grandson, Todd Brink.  Math is also survived by his loving companion, Mary and his good friend Sharon Hodel.

Math enjoyed spending time outdoors, animals, days at the cabin, spending time with friends and family, and his black lab, Duke.

Arrangements are with the Wenner Funeral Home in Cold Spring, MN.