E. Benway, 61, of Mechanic Street, died Wednesday, May 15,
at his home.
Born Aug. 9, 1951, in Watertown, the son of Everett R. and
Doris M. Cummings Benway, he attended Watertown High School
and graduated from Schenectady School of Welding in 1989.
Mr. Benway had worked for Converse Welding and Patterson
Welding before retiring in 1989.
He enjoyed fishing, camping, collecting Native American
Indian Artifacts, 80s rock music and his family and friends.
Surviving are a son, Scott Allen George, Watertown; two
brothers, Leonard Benway, Ogdensburg, and John T. Benway,
Watertown; four sisters, Delores (Ray) Vialpanto, Idaho,
Jean (Alvin) Bowman, Fla., Chiquita Gebo, Watertown, Margo
(Richard) Fuller, Syracuse; three grandchildren, two
great-grandchildren; and several nieces, nephews and
was predeceased by his parents, Everett and Doris and a
grandson Jon Neujean.
will be a calling hour 11 a.m. to noon Monday, May 20, at
Reed & Benoit Funeral Home. A graveside service will
follow at Brookside Cemetery.
may be made in his honor to the SPCA or American Diabetes
may be made at www.reedbenoit.com.
Information provided by Reed
& Benoit Funeral
Home and Newzjunky, Watertown, N.Y.