Obituaries

John Phelan
B: 1943-01-27
D: 2020-02-14
View Details
Phelan, John
Burton Norman
B: 1929-06-06
D: 2020-02-08
View Details
Norman, Burton
SFC Antonio Rodriguez
B: 1991-07-26
D: 2020-02-08
View Details
Rodriguez, SFC Antonio
Manuel Valenciano
B: 1943-12-01
D: 2020-02-02
View Details
Valenciano, Manuel
Joe Jackson
B: 1919-02-10
D: 2020-02-01
View Details
Jackson, Joe
Richard Galloway
B: 1946-02-25
D: 2020-02-01
View Details
Galloway, Richard
Richard Dale
B: 1936-06-08
D: 2020-02-01
View Details
Dale, Richard
Daniel Leyva
B: 1959-01-20
D: 2020-01-31
View Details
Leyva, Daniel
Luis Holguin
B: 1936-08-10
D: 2020-01-31
View Details
Holguin, Luis
Robert Buckler
B: 1951-07-07
D: 2020-01-29
View Details
Buckler, Robert
David Norris
B: 1956-07-12
D: 2020-01-25
View Details
Norris, David
Raymond Trigg
B: 1940-05-25
D: 2020-01-23
View Details
Trigg, Raymond
Derek Ruff
B: 1964-05-10
D: 2020-01-22
View Details
Ruff, Derek
Gwendolyn Dinwiddie
B: 1938-11-13
D: 2020-01-21
View Details
Dinwiddie, Gwendolyn
Barbara Telles
B: 1951-07-07
D: 2020-01-19
View Details
Telles, Barbara
Frances Odom
B: 1924-12-08
D: 2020-01-16
View Details
Odom, Frances
Netti Richmann
B: 2019-12-28
D: 2020-01-15
View Details
Richmann, Netti
Robert Shade
B: 1922-11-04
D: 2020-01-14
View Details
Shade, Robert
Jack Stradling
B: 1942-03-10
D: 2020-01-10
View Details
Stradling, Jack
John Wyatt
B: 1937-03-14
D: 2020-01-09
View Details
Wyatt, John
Delia Jimenez
B: 1989-09-27
D: 2020-01-09
View Details
Jimenez, Delia

Search

Use the form above to find your loved one. You can search using the name of your loved one, or any family name for current or past services entrusted to our firm.

Click here to view all obituaries
Search Obituaries
1410 E Bowman Ave.
Las Cruces, NM 88001-3001
Phone: (575) 526-2419
Fax: (575) 526-7944
Margaret Benoit
In Memory of
Margaret
Benoit (Payae)
1928 - 2020
Memorial Candle Tribute From
Getz Funeral Home
"We are honored to provide this Book of Memories to the family."
View full message >>>

Obituary for Margaret Benoit (Payae)

Margaret  Benoit (Payae)
Margaret Benoit

Devoted Mother and Grandmother

Margaret "Margie" Veronica (Payea) Benoit passed away on January 8th, 2020.

She was born June 10, 1928 in Burlington, Vermont to Frank and Loretta Payea. She was predeceased by her sister Hazel Payea, brother Robert Payea, brother Raymond Payea, sister Doris Bouchard (Payea), sister Lorraine Lampman (Payea), sister Catherine Montegue (Payea), brother Bernard Payea, brother Joseph Payea and mother and father, Loretta and Frank Payea.

She is survived by her 4 children, Keith Benoit, Danny Benoit, Larry Benoit and Leilani Gutierrez (Benoit). She is also survived by her sister Mary Hemingway (Payea), sister Helen Bessette (Payea), brother Richard Payea, sister Bonita Christopher (Payea), sister Donna LaRock (Payea), sister Dawn LaRock (Payea) and sister Veronica Payea. She leaves over 20 grandchildren.

She was a devoted mother and grandmother. She loved cooking, baking, sewing, reading and BINGO.

In her younger years, as the wife of an aerospace engineer, she and her husband raised their children living on the island of Kwajelein. There she taught Hawaiian hula dancing. She also ran a home daycare in the early 70s. She was a strong advocate helping people overcome the addiction of alcohol. She had a nurturing personality and strong commitment to her family and friends. She will be greatly missed by all that were blessed to know her.

Services will be Friday, January 17th, 10:00 a.m. at Getz Funeral Home. Public visitation will be held Thursday, Jan 16th, 5:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.

To send flowers to the family of Margaret Benoit (Payae), please visit our Heartfelt Sympathies Store.

Order Flowers