Vivencio “Benjie” Balmores, of Voorhees, NJ died February 14, 2020. He is survived by his spouse Marietta Mantala Balmores; Father of Warren, Robert and Allison Balmores; Father-in-Law to Alexandra and Gina Balmores; Loved Grandfather of Alexia, Camina, Rhianna, Miles and Nicholas Balmores. Benjie was recruited by the US Navy and came to the United States in 1965 where he served the Navy through 1971. Providing for his family throughout his life, Benjie worked as a bank clerk in Manhattan, a laboratory aide, a skilled machinist at the Philadelphia Navy Yard, and finally as a clerk at the Bellmawr Postal Office.
Family and friends are invited to his viewing on Friday, February 21, 2020 from 6 pm - 9 pm at PLATT MEMORIAL CHAPELS, Inc., 2001 Berlin Road, Cherry Hill, NJ. A second viewing will be held Saturday, February 22, 2020 from 9:00 - 10:30 am with a funeral mass promptly starting at 10:30 am at St. Simon Stock Parish, 178 White Horse Pike, Berlin, NJ. Burial will follow at Haleigh Cemetery, 1640 Haddon Ave. Camden, NJ.