Rowena E. Benjamin


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Rowena E. Benjamin, formerly of Highland Mills, passed away on Monday, Jan. 29, 2018. She was 83 years old.

The daughter of Rowena P. Roberts, Rowena was born on May 25, 1934, in Andover, Maine. She was a homemaker.

She was predeceased by her loving husband Theodore Benjamin and her children Timothy Benjamin and Elaine Benjamin.

Rowena is survived by her son Adam T. Benjamin and his wife Christine of Fayetteville, N.C., and her twelve grandchildren: Tina, Lisa, Erin, Melissa, Moriah, Raebelle, Danielle, Michelle, Helena, Jason, Giovanna and Nicole; and many great grandchildren and great great grandchildren.

There will be no visitation. Burial will be private and at the convenience of the family in Cemetery of the Highlands in Highland Mills.

In lieu of flowers, kindly make a memorial contribution to the Woodbury Community Association PO Box 469 Central Valley, NY 10926.

Arrangements by Smith, Seaman & Quackenbush, Inc. Funeral Home (845-782-8185; www.ssqfuneralhome.com).



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