Jean Margaret Benoit, 86, died Thursday, March 28, 2013, at the Indiana Masonic Home in Franklin. She was a resident of Franklin.
Survivors include five children, Michele Benoit of Griffith, John Benoit of Hammond, Joanne (Robert) Brunner of Schererville, Anita (Ken) Kmiec of Beecher, Ill., and Robert (Rose Ann) Benoit of Hobart; five grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Russell Benoit.
Services are private.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Indiana Masonic Home Foundation, P.O. Box 44210, 525 N. Illinois St., Indianapolis, IN 46244-0210.
Swartz Family Community Mortuary and Memorial Center in Franklin is handling arrangements.
Online condolences may be made at www.swartzmortuary.com.