Benjamin C. Barowski, 55, passed away unexpectedly on June 4, 2019. Born January 30, 1964 in Cleveland, OH., he was the son of Benjamin T. Barowski and Jan Tharp. Ben worked as a tool and die manager. Surviving are his parents Ken and Jan Belsan, sister Cheryl Barowski (son, Jonathan Garza), brothers Joe (Val) Belsan, Ron (Jackie) Belsan, Donald Belsan, David Belsan (partner Ron Elmeer), his other father Benjamin (Sherry) Barowski, sisters: Heather Vandekeere, Leah Caldwell, Lisa Scaminace, and Regina Beran, his daughter Amanda Barowski, and grandson Marc Sullivan. Also left to mourn are several nieces, nephews, aunts, uncles, and cousins.
The family invites friends to join for a mass in celebration of Ben’s life on Monday, July 22, 2019, at 11:00 a.m. at St. Therese Catholic Church, 20115 N. Tamiami Trail, North Fort Myers, FL 33903. In lieu of flowers, the family asks that donations be made to Catholic Charities/ Diocese of Venice: 1000 Pinebrook Rd., Venice, FL 34285, 941-484-9545.
Baldwin Brothers Funeral and Cremation Society, Fort Myers, assisted with arrangements.