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Obituary of Benjamin Michael Bathen
Bathen, Benjamin Michael 8/22/1976 - 11/27/2014 Passed away unexpectedly Thanksgiving morning. Beloved husband, father, son, brother, grandson and nephew. Preceded in death by father, Michael Howard, grand-parents, Robert Bathen and Leonard "Bud" and Shirley Howard; uncle, Jeff Bathen. Survived by his wife, Heidi; adoring children, Isabella, Adam, Kaylee, and stepson, Austin; his parents, John and Jill, step mother, Debbie, brother, Samuel; grandmother, Marge; and many dear friends and family. Ben is remembered for his infectious drive to live life to its fullest and as well as his adoration for the Brewers, Badgers, and his vast bank of useless knowledge. He was also known for his culinary skills, his love of entertaining and his sense of humor. Above all else his greatest pride was his family. Memorial service will be held at St. Stephen's Lutheran Church in White Bear Lake on December 3, visitation at 10 AM, service at 11 AM. Please 651-777-1107 for further details.