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BENEDICT – Michael “Mike”

February 9, 1980 – October 31, 2010

Michael “Mike” Benedict beloved son of Dean and Marian passed away on Sunday, October 31, 2010.

Besides his parents, Michael will be missed by his loving sister Jessica, his soon to be brother-in-law Giles, his uncles Gord, Jim and Dale, his grandparents Fred and Gerd Jorgensen and many friends and colleagues. Michael’s greatest joys were his job as a plumber, riding his quad and always being there to lend a hand to family and friends. He will be deeply missed by all.

A Celebration of Michael’s Life will be held at McINNIS & HOLLOWAY’S Park Memorial Chapel (5008 Elbow Drive S.W.) on Tuesday, November 9, 2010 at 2:30 p.m. Forward condolences through www.mcinnisandholloway.com. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations in Michael’s name may be made directly to the Alberta Children’s Hospital Foundation, 2888 Shaganappi Trail N.W., Calgary, AB T3B 6A8 www.childrenshospital.ab.ca .

In living memory of Michael Benedict, a tree will be planted at Fish Creek Provincial Park by McINNIS & HOLLOWAY FUNERAL HOMES Park Memorial Chapel, 5008 ELBOW DRIVE S.W. Telephone: (403)243-8200

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  1. Tysh & Trevor DeCoste :

    Our deepest heart felt sympathy to the family.

    A wonderful smile, good friend, the best ‘CAPTAIN’ ever. Ride on Mikey, You are truly missed.

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  2. Tracey Wiggins :

    Beautiful!!!! Mike we miss you more each day… you were taken far to soon, and will live in the hearts of all that knew you!!! Dean and Mairin, you are beautiful people, and i am so honoured to have met you, I truly now know where your son got all his great qualities, may time heal your deep sorrow, and know that we are here to help you with the challenges that lie ahead. My deepest condolences. My thoughts are with you!!! Tracey and Russell

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  3. Amanda Cutting :

    Marian, Dean and Jessica. I can think of no words that would convey how deeply sorry I am about Michael’s passing. I can’t begin to understand or imagine the depth this loss will have on his loved ones. Take care of each other, make time to cry and if at all possible smile when you remember him.

    You are in my thoughts, prayers and heart.

    Amanda Cutting

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  4. Shirley Cutting :

    Marion and family my sincerest condolences on the loss of your son. When you think of him smile and remember the good times. My thoughts are with you. Shirley

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  5. Brent & Jacky Lothian (Teresa's sister) :

    Marian and family,
    We are so sorry to hear of your loss of your son. Our thoughts and prayers are with you at this very difficult time. We hope that all the love and prayers sent your way gives you strength.
    “Death leaves a heartache no one can heal. Love leaves lives a memory no one can steal”

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  6. Maureen & Glenn Herchak :

    Dear Marian, Dean and Jessie:
    We will miss seeing Michael’s truck parked in front of your house knowing he was busily working along side his loving parents. His memory will live on. May God give you strength at this difficult time.
    Maureen, Glenn and Bridget

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  7. Michelle Doucette :

    Dear Mr and Mrs Benedict and family,

    I am so very sorry to hear of your loss. I live next door to Mike, and although I didn’t know him well, we would joke about all the work he was doing in his backyard. Mike was always busy working on something and he always did a wonderful job at whatever task he was working on. I will miss seeing him outside bright and early every weekend. He was a very kind and considerate neighbor and always offered to help others on our street. My sincere condolences. May God give you strength to get through this difficult time.

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