|Birth: ||Nov. 18, 1928|
New York, USA
|Death: ||Dec. 7, 2009|
Black River- Marjorie E. Benware, 81, died Monday morning at home peacefully in her sleep. She was born on November 18, 1928 in West Carthage to Oscar Roland and Ella Pearl Roeder Houghton. She attended West Carthage High School. She worked at Crown Zellerbach, Fort Drum and she was a histologist at Mercy Hospital for ten years, she retired from Mercy Hospital. During her retirement she worked at Mercy Hospital as a secretary and at the Post Office.
She married Clarence G. Benware on December 13, 1946 in the Rectory of the Black River Church; her attendants were Walter Houghton and Rosemary Hofer.
She is survived by four daughters; Susan Benware, Black River; Penny and her husband Arthur Keen, Black River; Sandra and her husband Roger Marland, Plattsburgh; and Brenda and her husband Curtis Yeary. She is also survived by 7 grandchildren; Michelle and Krister Dunn; Chris and Tami Marland; Joel and Janet Keen; Joshua and Amy O'Kay; Andrew and Alayna Marland; Scott and Elizabeth Keen; Jodi and Jared Barber; and 13 great- grandchildren.
She is predeceased by several siblings; Floyd, Lansing, Stanley, Dorothy Burke, Ruth Rockwood, Earl, Leo, Walter, and Donald Houghton and one great grand-daughter, Mya Keen, predeceased her in 2007.
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Oscar R Houghton (1889 - 1963)
Susan G Benware (1951 - 2017)*
Floyd R Houghton (1914 - 1991)*
Dorothy M Houghton Burke (1917 - 1997)*
Marjorie E Houghton Benware (1928 - 2009)
New York, USA
Created by: C. Rose
Record added: Jul 17, 2011
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