Christopher Benore

Obituary of Christopher LeeRoy Benore

Christopher LeeRoy Benore was born on December 18, 1968 in Tecumseh, Michigan. He was one of three children born from the union of Paul Benore and the late Peggy (Ashley) Benore.

For many years, Chris, worked as a service technician at the Monroe, Joe Lake Tireman store.   Chris was blessed with the birth of four children of his own whom he cared for deeply.   Two years ago, Chris, met Barbara Vance.   The couple exchanged rings to pledge their love for each other.   Chris was pleased to add Barbara’s two children to his family and treated them as his own.   A naturally loving family man, Chris enjoyed gatherings, bonfires, socializing with friends, and would give the shirt off his back to anyone in need.   He had a great sense of humor, as evidenced by one of his favorite television shows, “Impractical Jokers”, funny, outgoing, and had a huge heart.

Always on the go, Chris enjoyed camping, boating and fishing whenever he had the chance.   He loved taking trips, especially to Florida and Tennessee.   He was excited about his upcoming move with Barbara to Florida soon. Although, he enjoyed his quiet time relaxing and watching movies, Chris, had an ear for music and often jammed to Hard Rock.   A “Motorhead”, he liked to tinker on cars and riding his Harley Motorcycle.

Christopher LeeRoy Benore, age 49, of New Boston, passed away at 9:24am on Friday, July 27, 2018 at his home. In addition to his mother, his passing was preceded by a brother: Jamie.

To cherish his memory, Chris leaves his father: Paul (Cheryl) Benore of Florida; four children: Anthony Hudson of Powell, Tennessee, Renee Hudson of Kansas, Patricia Hudson of Kansas, Mitchell Benore of Monroe; his wife:  Barbara of New Boston; two step-children: Lisa Brooks of Lincoln Park and Tiffany Vance of Sylvania; one sister: Julie Benore of Carleton; eight grandchildren: Nathan, Dominic, Cameron, Maddox, Bella, Bailee, Stevie and Alyssa; one step brother: Kenneth Rowland of New Boston; three step-sisters: Melissa Rowland of Erie, Jaclyn Sieloff of Fowlerville and Jess Marie of Woodhaven.

Friends may gather on Wednesday, August 1, 2018 from 2:00pm until 7:00pm at Merkle Funeral Service, 2442 North Monroe Street (734) 384-5185.  A Celebration of His Life will follow at 7:00pm also at Merkle’s.

In lieu of flowers memorials for those who desire are suggested to the family for funeral arrangements. Online guests may visit