Benjamin Brown was born to the late Beatrice and Ben Brown born February 27, 1956. He resided in Soundview Projects. Benjamin graduated Monroe College and became an accountant at the V.A. Hospital for 25 years, where he retired.
He is survived by: his wife Carolyn Brown; one sister Joyce Jordan; brother Steven Brown; his two sons Kenneth and wife Shauntina and Corey Artis; three grandsons: Kenneth Jr., Kaciem and Keeshawn; his two great granddaughters Kori and Kyla;two God-sons Kurt and Mike and two God-daughters Dominique and Angelica; and slew of nieces and nephews and cousins and family and friends.