James Benware

James R. Benware

Wednesday, January 4th, 1956 - Monday, October 19th, 2020
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West Chazy
James R. “Benji” Benware, 64, of West Chazy, passed away Monday, October 19, 2020 at the UVM Health Network-CVPH with his family by his side. He was born in Plattsburgh on January 4, 1956, the son of Richard and Marion (Rabideau) Benware. After many years of work James retired. He enjoyed time with his family and friends. He loved to fish, camp and enjoy the outdoors.
He is survived by his long-time partner Doreen Allen of Plattsburgh; his brother and best friend Ronald Benware of Morrisonville; his sister Deborah Benware of Morrisonville; sister and brother-in-law, Margaret and Lou Allen of Plattsburgh and brother and sister-in-law Donald and Christine Benware of Saratoga Springs and many nieces and nephews.
He was predeceased by his parents Richard and Marion Benware.
There will be public calling hours. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated on October 28, 2020 at 1:00 pm at St. Alexander’s Church. Burial will be held October 29, 2020 at 11:00 am at St. Bernard’s Cemetery. Arrangements are entrusted to Brown Funeral Home, Plattsburgh. Online condolences may be offered at
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  • Service

    Wednesday, October 28th, 2020 | 1:00pm
    Wednesday, October 28th, 2020 1:00pm
    St. Alexander's Church
    Church Street
    NY 12962
  • Interment

    St. Bernard's Cemetery
    Church Pond Road
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Clyde Rabideau

Posted at 02:26pm
My condolences to the Benware family. Jim was a salt-of-the-earth guy whom I remember fondly. May he rest in peace.
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Donna LaPorte

Posted at 11:11pm
Our deepest condolences go out to James family for the loss of their brother, son, uncle and a friend to many people who James may have come in contact along his journey 😊 James was a very good man with everything he touched ❤️ James was such a good person who was kind to everyone he came in contact with. God only takes the good people early so they can watch over his family and friends 🔥🔥May you be at peace now And enjoy the rest of your life easy and in Heaven because God only takes the best ones by his side \|

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