Albert E. “Bud” Benoist
May 22, 1920 – October 9, 2012
Mt. Vernon, IL — Albert E. “Bud” Benoist, 92, of Mt. Vernon, passed away at 9:45 a.m. on Tuesday, Oct. 9, 2012, at his home in Mt. Vernon, surrounded by family.
Mr. Benoist was born on May 22, 1920, in Bridgeport, the son of the late Charles and Marie (Stein) Benoist. He is survived by his wife Marjorie (Risley) Benoist of 26 years and his younger sister Marjorie Davis of Hollywood, Fla.
Other surviving family members include his three children, Jack Benoist of Mt. Vernon, Jane Raney of Mt. Vernon Continue reading