Mary D. Benitez, age 77 of Lenox, MA, formerly of Danbury, died on July 8th at the Mount Carmel Care Center, Lenox, MA. She was the wife of the late James Benitez.
Mary was born July 31, 1936 in Lee, MA the daughter of the late Frank and Bessie (Oviett) Smith. She was a graduate of Pittsfield High School and had been a resident of Danbury for more than 20 years, before relocating back to MA in an effort to be closer to her family. While living in Danbury, Mary was employed for many years with the Eaton Paper Co.
Mary is survived by her brother Charles Smith of Pittsfield, MA, along with several nieces and nephews.
A memorial service will take place on Saturday Sept 20th in the Green Funeral Home, 57 Main Street, Danbury at 11:00am. Interment of Mary's cremated remains in Saint Peter Cemetery, Danbury will be private.