Obituary – Rita Miriam Dominica Benedict

Rita Miriam Dominica Benedict

Called to Life: 04 August 1931 Called to Rest: 12th May 2016

Born in Mannar, Sri Lanka and lived in Toronto, Canada.  Passed away peacefully on 12th May, 2016.

Daughter of Late Nicholas and Pushparani Joseph.

Beloved Wife of Late Basil Wijeraj Benedict (Ceylon Govt., Railways), and Precious Mother of Rajive (Aviva Canada), Anne Pushpakanthie (UK), Nilanthie (Australia), Basil Jr (KFC Canada), Jude (Tim Hortons Canada) and late Jeremy.   


Mother In Law of Premini (TD Waterhouse), Timothy Aseervatham (UK), Nadarajah Canagasabai (Australia), Antoinette Nirmalie (Aviva Canada) and Sandra (Sri Lanka)

Cherished Grandmother of Ranjeev (Co-operators Insurance),  Jonathan (UK), Murali  (UK), Randhir (Teleus), Stephanie (UK), Amanda (Sri Lanka) , Vivek (Australia) and Vanessa (Sri Lanka)

Treasured Great Grand Mother of Lucian, Leia , Aidan (Baby Jeremy)and Eric

Sister of Late Esme VIswasam and Anton Joseph (Sri Lanka). Sister In Law of late Ted Viswasam and Shanthi Joseph (Sri Lanka)

Funeral Details:

Visitation: Chapel Ridge Funeral Home, 8911 Woodbine Avenue, Markham, Ontario  L3R 5G1

On Tuesday , 17th May 2016 from 5pm to 9pm

Funeral Mass; St Thomas More Roman Catholic Church  on Wednesday, 18th May, 2016 at 10am located at 2234 Ellesmere Road, Scarborough, M1R 4C1 and followed by burial at St Margaret on the Pines Cemetery located at 4130 Lawrence Avenue East, Scarborough, Ontario

Contact Information:   Rajive Benedict  (Son) 416-528-0424

                                       Jude Benedict (Son) 416-438-4503

                                       Basill Benedict (Son) 416-439-7614