WE ANNOUNCE THE DEATH OF: FLORENCE EUGENE BENJAMIN

BETTER KNOWN AS: “MA ELFORD AND MA WALL-KEY”
AGE: 81
OF: WESLEY
SHE DIED ON: FRIDAY 22 JANUARY AT THE DOMINICA CHINA
FRIENDSHIP HOSPITAL

SHE WAS THE MOTHER OF: NURSE ALLINA REEFE, STEPHENSON –
BENJAMIN, DOCTOR GRIFFIN CARTY BENJAMIN, STAINFORD-
BENJAMIN IN ANTIGUA, REVEREND WILLIAM ALVIN BENJAMIN IN
THE USA, NEVA CUFFY, FLORENCE BENJAMIN IN ANTIGUA, NURSE
FLORESTINE LAROQUE IN THE UNITED KINGDOM AND ANTHEA
BENJAMIN HER DEVOTED CAREGIVER.
SHE WILL ALSO BE REMEMBERED BY HER:
2 STEP CHILDREN – EDWARD BENJAMIN AND LYNNE BENJAMIN;
SONS-IN-LAW: CLIFFORD REEFE, WASHBOURNE CUFFY,
DUDLEY LAROQUE AND CHARLES WILLIAM;

DAUGHTERS-IN-LAW: DOCTOR LIRIS BENJAMIN, CARLIS BENJAMIN
AND VINCIA BENJAMIN;

16 GRAND CHILDREN: NICOLA AND HER HUSBAND YOHAN BABB,
KIMARAH, LYNTHEA REEFE IN TRINIDAD AND TOBAGO, DOCTOR
MICHAEL REEFE IN CUBA, STEPHENSON BENJAMIN JUNIOR,
CARLITA IN SWEDEN, DOCTOR GRIFFIN CARTY BENJAMIN JUNIOR
IN JAMAICA AND KAELE BENJAMIN IN CUBA, FRANKLYN, SHANON,
WILLIAM JUNIOR AND CLINTON BENJAMIN IN THE USA, YAKIMA
CUFFY IN NEVIS, DENZEL AND DIANA LAROQUE IN ST. MARTIN AND
ABDOLE THOMAS;
1 GREAT GRAND CHILD: KHAIUS REEFE;
2 SISTERS: MARIAN ST.JOHN AND NURSE EMELDA JAMES;
1 BROTHER: ALPHEUS ROBIN;
BROTHER-IN-LAW: HERMAN JAMES BETTER KNOWN AS SPARKY;
SISTERS-IN-LAW: ELIZABETH ROBIN AND GLADIS PRINCE;
NUMEROUS NIECES AND NEPHEWS INCLUDING: PRISCILLA –
LAWRENCE, PRUNELLA CUFFY, DOCTOR MASADA JAMES,
ALIYAH SHILLINGFORD, MERLE ABEL, CECIL ROBIN,
JENNIFER JOHN, OROPHINA HAUL, ANGELA CAMERON,
BRIDGET TIMOTHY, BERLEY BRUNO, PASTOR AMORY WALKER
AND MANY OTHERS TOO NUMEROUS TO MENTION

NUMEROUS FRIENDS AND FAMILY INCLUDING: MRS. RUTH-
DESTOUCHE, MRS. RUBENA ST.JOHN, MR. AND MRS. ARNOLD-
TELEMACQUE, MISS IRENE TELEMACQUE, MRS. NETILIA DODDS,
MRS. ETHEL-ROSE ROBIN, REVEREND EVANS DODDS AND

CARLOTTA DODDS, DOCTOR NICKY JOSEPH AND THEIR FAMILIES,
HER NEIGHBORS ON HUNT ROAD AND THE ENTIRE COMMUNITY OF
WESLEY;
THE BENJAMIN AND BRUNO FAMILIES OF WESLEY AND WOODFORD
HILL, THE ROBIN, ETTINOFFE, TELEMACQUE AND JAMES FAMILIES
OF WESLEY, THE CUFFY FAMILY OF RIVIERRE CYRIQUE AND
GOODWILL, THE WESLEY DIASPORA FAMILY IN NEW JERSEY AND
NEW YORK INCLUDING TEACHER CORALIE JOSEPH, DOCTOR
NICOLE JOSEPH AND BARNEY JOSEPH, MA GRENFELL ROBIN AND
FAMILY, THE WRIGHT, ST. JOHN AND OTHER CLOSE FAMILY
MEMBERS IN THE UNITED KINGDOM;
REVEREND ANDRINA JOSEPH AND MEMBERS OF THE WESLEY
EBENEZER METHODIST CHURCH, REVEREND MORNA CHRISTMAS
FRAZER AND MEMBERS OF THE ROSEAU BETHESDA METHODIST
CHURCH, THE WESLEY SEVENTH DAY ADVENTIST CHURCH,

THE WESLEY WOMEN’S LEAGUE, BEULAH WESLEYAN METHODIST
CHURCH OF NEW YORK AND THE STAFF OF THE LIFE OF LORDS
DAY PROGRAM OF NEW JERSEY IN THE UNITED STATE OF
AMERICA.

THE FUNERAL ARRANGEMENT OF THE LATE FLORENCE EUGENE
BENJAMIN BETTER KNOWN AS “MA ELFORD AND MA WALL-KEY”
OF WESLEY WILL BE GIVEN IN A SUBSEQUENT ANNOUNCEMENT.

THE MANAGEMENT AND STAFF OF THE DOMINICA BROADCASTING
CORPORATION EXTEND DEEPEST CONDOLENCES TO THE FAMILY

OF THE LATE FLORENCE EUGENE BENJAMIN BETTER KNOWN AS
“MA ELFORD AND MA WALL-KEY” OF WESLEY.