Lucille Benitez

Lucille Benitez born Lucille M Casalania on May 26th, 1951 to Clara and Joseph, older sister too Maryann and Joseph, raised in Gravesend Brooklyn, NY. Her only son Christopher was born in 1974.  Lucille has many extended family members who she was extremely close to such as her maternal grandmother Carmela, Uncle Frank and Aunt Mimi where she spend countless Sunday family dinners and Holidays on East 2nd Street.  Lucille meet the love of her life Angel Benitez and they married in 1994.  Lucille’s only grandson, her pride and joy was born Christopher Jr. in 2019 and she was now known as Meemaw.  Lucille will forever be known as an amazing friend and for the love of her family.  She will be greatly missed by all the life’s she has touched. 


Forever In Our Hearts


Reposing Friday, May 20 from 2 - 5 and 7 - 9 at Marine Park Funeral Home, 3024 Quentin Road, Brooklyn.


Mass of Christian burial will be held 9:30 AM on Saturday, May 21 at Our Lady of Grace R.C. Church, 430 Avenue W, Brooklyn.

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In lieu of flowers, a donation can be made in Lucille’s memory to: Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center. Give Today and Impact the Cancer Care of Tomorrow. Your support will ensure that progress in cancer research and care is not delayed and will empower the clinicians, researchers, and staff of MSK to tackle every new challenge. Please CLICK HERE to be directed to their website. You may also pick up a mail in form at the funeral home.





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