Lauriston Benskin

BENSKIN – LAURISTON, of Risk Road, Fitts Village, St. James, entered into peaceful rest on March 27, 2017. Former instructor of Benskin Driving School and former Foreman of the Clarke & Tucker Construction Company and the Nichols and Edghill Construction Company.
Husband of the late Eleanor Benskin. Father of Carl Benskin (Former Sargeant of R.B.P.F) and Linda Benskin-Maturine. Grandfather of Vanessa and Christina Benskin, Jamar and Samir Rock and Carlana Eastmond. Great Grandfather of Leeana, Josiah and Kamariah Eastmond. Brother of Sidney, Charles, Daphne Benskin and Janet Bynoe. Cousin of May Harper and Ian Thompson. Father-in-law of Valerie Jordan-Benskin (Jordan’s Supermarket) and Hyacinth “Slims” Maturine (Carriacou, Grenada). Brother-in-law of Andrew, Anthony, Randolph and Velda Firebrace and Yvonne Barrow. Close Friend of Harold St. Hill, Lester Elcock, Keith Scott, Cynthia Haynes, Chesterfield McClean and many others.
The funeral leaves Lyndhurst Funeral Home, Passage Road, St. Michael on Monday, April 10, 2017, for the Glad Tidings Gospel Hall, Fitts Village, St. James, where relatives and friends are asked to meet at 10:00 a.m. for the service, followed by the interment at Coral Ridge Memorial Gardens, The Ridge, Christ Church. Flowers may be sent to Lyndhurst Funeral Home no later than 8:00 a.m. on Monday. The body of the late Lauriston Benskin will repose in The Colin Parkinson Memorial Chapel, Lyndhurst Funeral Home on Sunday, April 9th, 2017 from 5:00 – 6:00 p.m.

The event is finished.


Apr 10 2017


8:00 am - 6:00 pm

Local Time

  • Timezone: America/New_York
  • Date: Apr 10 2017
  • Time: 8:00 am - 6:00 pm
Glad Tidings Gospel Hall


Glad Tidings Gospel Hall
Fitts Village, Barbados
Russell Griffith

Funeral Director

Russell Griffith
(246) 426-4170

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Dad I miss you a whole lot 1 year has pass ;sometimes i want to talk to you and remember you have gone on to rest until I come
From your beloved and only daughter Linda Benskin-Maturine
Irene Banfield Irene Banfield wrote on February 14, 2018 at 4:27 pm
On behalf of Armour of Light Ministry, I wish to convey our deepest sympathy to you at the passing of our dear beloved Lauriston. He was a blessing to us and will be missed. Stay strong.
Mar-Iso Mar-Iso wrote on February 14, 2018 at 4:27 pm
My deepest sympathy

Jehovah holds out a glorious future for us as recorded at Revelation 21:3-5 where He promises that death will be no more, neither will pain, nor mourning nor outcry be anymore. He also promises us that there will be a resurrection(Acts 24:15).
Andrea Green Andrea Green wrote on February 14, 2018 at 4:26 pm
Sincere condolences to Carl, Lynda, Sydney, Janet, Daphne and the entire family from the Haynes, Green and Cyrilien families. Uncle Lauriston was loved by us all. He will be missed. Our prayers are with you at this time. We give God thanks for the life he lived and the many encouraging words he often gave us. Until we meet again.
Funeral NoticePlease note that the funeral for Marcellus Louis is on Thursday, July 15th, 2021 at 2:00 PM
Topic: Grieving Differently with COVID 19In this Social Work Season 2021 of Love and Loss ... Sunday March 21 takes us to a place of 'Loss'

'Ubuntu' I am because We are standing on the foundation built by Social Worker Legends. Much of today is being built on COVID 19. It has caused much delayed grief, new funeral arrangements and new fears to enter a funeral home or to touch a loved one.

To take us through this COVID 19 Grieving differently is Mr. Peter Griffith, Funeral Director of Lyndhurst Funeral Home.

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