Age 77, of White Bear Lake, passed away from liver disease on January 12, 2024.
Ben grew up in Anoka, MN, was a multi-sport athlete at Anoka High School, graduating in 1964. He attended Augsburg University and then received an engineering degree from the University of Minnesota. He later received an MBA from St. Thomas University. Ben spent his entire career working at 3M. His true passions included fishing, hunting and traveling. He had many stories to tell of his adventures and he shared these passions with family and many friends. Ben is preceded in death by his wife Pam. He is survived by his children Heather Taylor (Gary), Ryan (Amber Krahmer), grandchildren Ella and Max Stadtherr, Grace, Josie and Harry Taylor, his sister Sally Michaelson (Jim) and countless other family and dear friends.
Please join us in a Celebration of Life held from 2-5PM, on Wednesday, March 6, at Bradshaw (4600 Greenhaven Dr., White Bear Lake). Informal service at 3PM. Light refreshments to follow service.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in Ben's memory to bearboating.org, the Wounded Warrior Project or an organization of donor's choice.