It is with heavy hearts that the family of Benedict “Ben” Grieco announce his peaceful passing on Friday, June 28, 2019 at the age of 78 years.
Ben will always be lovingly remembered by his wife of 55 years, Joan; three sons, John (Jeri), Michael (Chera) and Scott (Renee); eight grandchildren, Ryan, Joel, Kaelin, Jenna, Isabella, Rocco, Dominic, and Matteo; siblings, Joe, Gloria and Eugene; as well as numerous extended family and many dear friends.
Ben was predeceased by his son, David.
The family wishes to thank the staff at the Sturgeon Hospital, Capital Care Norwood Palliative Care Unit, and C.K. Hui Heart Centre at the Royal Alexandra Hospital for their care and kindness for Ben during his time in their care.
Keeping with Ben’s wishes, cremation has taken place. A Celebration of Ben’s Life will be held on Saturday, July 6, 2019 at 10:00 am at the Connelly-McKinley St. Albert Funeral Home, 9 Muir Drive.
Flowers gratefully declined. In lieu of flowers, donations in memory of Ben may be made to the Heart and Stroke Foundation of Alberta.