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Official Obituary of

Benjamin Edwin Harrison

June 12, 1970 ~ February 28, 2024 (age 53) 53 Years Old
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Benjamin Harrison Obituary

Kendallville – Benjamin Edwin Harrison, 53, died unexpectedly Wednesday, February 28, 2024 at his home.

He was born in New Port Richey, Florida on June 13, 1970 to Benjamin Claire and Juanita Mae (Polk) Harrison.

Ben was a 1990 graduate of Hamilton Jr Sr High School.

He worked at Wal-Mart in Auburn. He was a Volunteer Fireman for 35 years serving departments in Hamilton, Noble Township, Waterloo and the one he was currently serving, the Corunna department . Being a fireman was what he wanted to do as a child and it was his passion as an adult. He was a wonderful friend, husband father and one of the most loving and caring guys in the world.

He was a member of the Garrett Eagles, and Tri State Tractor Show in Portland, IN. He collected Allis Chalmers antique lawn mowers, 1940 Era.

Ben married Vicki S. Tatro on September 22, 2007 in the Concord Methodist Church in St. Joe and she survives.

He is also survived by two daughters, Angilee Harrison of Sherwood, Ohio and Star Harrison of Fort Wayne; two sisters, Georgia (Heath) Rockey of Ligonier and Dawn (Russell) Huff of Cleveland, Ohio; 10 brother-in-law’s and 10 sister-in-law’s and lots of nieces and nephews and their families.

He was preceded in death by his mother, a sister Trudy Hopkins, a niece Kerri Hopkins and mother in law, Ruth Ann Tatro.

A Celebration of Life service will be held Saturday March 9th at 2 PM at the Corunna Fire Station with Pastor Kim Nusbaum officiating. The family will receive friends before the service from 12 to 2 at the station before the service. In Memorials in memory of Ben can be given to Feller and Clark Funeral Home, 1860 Center Street, Auburn, IN 46706 to help with expences or to the Corunna Fire Department, 1111 US 6, Corunna, IN 46730. To send condolences to the family visit

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Celebration of Life
March 9, 2024

12:00 PM
Corunna Fire Station
1111 US 6
Corunna, IN 46730

Memorial Service
March 9, 2024

2:00 PM
Corunna Fire Station
1111 US 6
Corunna, IN 46730


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