Mr. Benny J. Ferigno, 92, of Mendon, died Oct. 1 at his residence after a period of declining health. He was the husband of the late Helen (Zariczny) Ferigno, who died in 2010. Mr. Ferigno was born in Milford, the son of the late Salvatore and the late Camella (Manguso) Ferigno. He attended Milford public schools, graduating from Milford High School. He also attended Rhode Island School of Design. Mr. Ferigno was a WW II US Navy veteran during which time he was employed as a ship builder at the Bath Works Shipyard located in Bath ME, and later served on the USS Collett in the Asiatic-Pacific theatre. Mr. Ferigno returned from the war to start his career as a home builder. He first owned and operated Ferigno & Walker Builders and then later owned and operated Powder Hill Estate Builders. He was a life-member of the Milford Rotary Club and a member of the former Milford Builders Association.