Mr. Benjamin T. Roy

  • Born: April 20, 1992
  • Died: May 18, 2019
  • Location: West Palm Beach, Florida

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Tribute & Message From The Family

Message From The Family

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WEST PALM BEACH, FLORIDA - Mr. Benjamin T. Roy, 27 of West Palm Beach, Florida, formerly of Danvers, passed away Saturday, May 18, 2019, unexpectedly at his home.

Born in Beverly he was the son Thomas and Linda (Ricker) Roy. He was raised and educated in Danvers and was a graduate of Danvers High School. A gifted athlete, Ben was a member of the Danvers High School Varsity Football Team, where he thrived on the competition and the camaraderie.

A highly motivated, self-starter, Ben excelled in Sales, he was a great communicator with an outgoing personality that endeared him to many. He was highly regarded and well respected in his field.

A lifelong athlete, Ben played baseball with the Danvers Little League and Babe Ruth, he enjoyed water sports, and being outdoors. He was popular, ready to join in any game and was a loyal friend. He was a loving son, brother, uncle, nephew and cousin who will be deeply missed by his loving family and vast circle of friends.

Surviving Ben in addition to his parents, Tom and Linda Roy of Marlborough, are his sisters, Briana Roy and her fiancé David Lister of Beverly and Kara Smith and her husband Jeremiah of Beverly, his maternal grandmother, Carolina Ricker of Haverhill, his paternal grandparents, Virginia and Stephen Woodbury of Merrimac, and Leslie Roy of Sandwich, IL, his niece, Lorelei Smith, nephew, Liam Smith both of Beverly and several aunts, uncles and cousins. He was also the grandson of the late Richard Ricker Sr.

ARRANGEMENTS: Relatives and friends are invited to visiting hours in the Peterson-O'Donnell Funeral Home, 167 Maple St., (Rte. 62) Danvers on Thursday, May 30, 2019 from 5 to 7:00 P.M. All other services are private. To share a memory or offer a condolence, please visit