Tazaina Lynn Benware Beach

Published Nov 6, 2018 at 4:00pm

Tazaina Lynn Benware Beach lost her courageous battle with Lymphoma and HLH. She gained her wings on November 3, 2018 at Brigham and Women’s Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts. 

Taz graduated from Camden Central School in 1991 and earned an associate’s degree in business from Cazenovia College. She moved to Salisbury, NC and worked 10 years as a buyer for Foodlion. Taz moved back to Camden in 2015 and enjoyed working on the Turk Farm taking care of the cows, cats, and dogs.

Tazaina was born on January 16, 1973 in Binghamton, NY to Gordon Robert Benware, Sr. (predeceased) and Linda Wallace Faber (James). She leaves behind her life partner, Ronald Turk, Jr.; her daughter, Tazaina Alli McLendon (Timothy); and son, Matthew David Beach; three step-children, Kaenin Coonrod (Tessa), Kristen Coonrod and Ronald Turk, III; three grandchildren, Dakota, Jordon and Jackson McLendon and two step-grandchildren, Wyatt and Rocke Coonrod; thirteen brothers and sisters, Gordon Benware, Jr., Boonville, NY; Jeanne Benware Schroder, Colorado Springs, CO; Michael Benware, Paragould, AR; Mark Benware (predeceased); Robert Benware, Thomas Benware, and Scott Benware all of Kalispell, MT; Jennifer Benware Benoit, Worth, FL; Shayne Benware (Camella), Avon Lake, OH; Karlton Benware (Carrie), Port Washington, NY; Rene Benware, Salisbury, NC; Douglas Benware (Amanda), Cleveland, NC; and half-brother, Daniel Benware, Havre, MT.; two step-brothers, James Faber, Jr., San Diego, CA; Robert Faber, Raleigh, NC; and a step-sister, Cassie Arvidson (Adam), Constantia, NY; in-laws Ron and Ellen Turk, Sr. and many aunts, uncles, nieces and nephews.

Calling hours will be held Wednesday, November 7, 2018 from 4-7 p.m. from the LaRobardiere Funeral Home, Inc., 109 Main Street, Camden, NY. In lieu of flowers memorial contributions may be made to Dana-Farber Cancer Institute, 450 Brookline Avenue, Boston Massachusetts 02215-5450. You may view obituary and send a message of condolence online at www.larobardierefuneralhome.com