Pomfret Center, CT- Nina G. (Washburn) Benway age 72 passed away Tuesday, Januray 29, 2019 at Day Kimball Hospital, Putnam, CT. She leaves her husband of 55 years, Arthur B. Benway Sr. and there son Arthur B. Benway Jr. and his companion Lynda Bowen both of Pomfret Center. She also leaves nephews and nieces, she also leaves her siblings Alby Washburn of Pomfret, Terry Washburn of Pomfret and Gail Brooks of Putnam, CT.
She was born in Hartford, CT daughter of the late Albert and Ena (Schiavona) Washburn and lived in Pomfret most of her life. Nina was a hairdresser for many years and also a Reiki Master. She enjoyed Bingo and trips to Arizona. There are no calling hours. A memorial service will be held Saturday, February 9, 2019 at 11 am at the Abington Congregational Church, Abington, CT. Please omit flowers, donations may be made in her memory to the charity of donors choice. The Shaw-Majercik Funeral Home, 48 School St., Webster, MA has been entrusted with her arrangements. A guest book is available at www.shaw-majercik.com where you may post a condolence or light a candle.