Providence – Omer G. Benoit, 79, of North Main Street, died Saturday, February 8, 2020 at home.
Born in Central Falls, a son of the late George and Valerie (Landry) Benoit, he had lived in Providence and Pawtucket, before moving back to Providence.
Mr. Benoit was a Psychiatric Social Worker at the former Institute of Mental Health, now Eleanor Slater Hospital, Cranston, retiring in 2002. He was also a pastoral minister at Rhode Island Hospital for many years. He was a graduate of Sacred Heart Academy, Central Falls, and a graduate of the Seminary de Quebec in Canada.
He is survived by his caregiver, John Sorrenti of Pawtucket.
His funeral service will be held Friday, February 14, 2020 at 1:00 p.m. in Notre Dame Cemetery Chapel, 359 Daggett Avenue, Pawtucket. Burial will follow. Visiting hours are respectfully omitted. Arrangements with Bellows Funeral Chapel, 160 River Road, Lincoln.
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