Sophia A. Benjamin
unknown - September 10, 2011
Sophia A. Benjamin, 92, of North Syracuse, died Saturday Sept. 10, 2011, at St. Joseph's Hospital. Born in Rutland, VT, to the late Peter and Anna Regula, she is predeceased by her brother, Frank, and sisters, Kathleen, Mary, Stella, Helen (Sr. Mary Casimer, MSJ), Julia and Caroline. She lived in Schenectady before coming to the Syracuse area in 1945. She loved the Adirondacks and summered at the family residence on Otter Lake.
Mrs. Benjamin worked for Smith-Corona Typewriter, Syracuse, and was a communicant of St. Margaret's Church, Mattydale. She enjoyed gardening and both Square and Ballroom dancing.
Richard S. Benjamin, her husband of 64 years, whom she married on December 9th, 1947, survives her along with her sister, Emilie Credno of Schenectady, a brother-in-law, Donald (Dorothy) Benjamin of North Syracuse and several nieces and nephews.
Services: 9:30 a.m. Wednesday Sept. 14 at Fergerson Funeral Home and 10 a.m. at St. Margaret's Church with burial following in North Syracuse Cemetery. Calling hours from 4 to 7 p.m. Tuesday, Sept. 13 at the funeral home, 215 South Main Street, North Syracuse.
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