Thomas Edward Benjamin

Thomas Edward Benjamin

April 12, 1952 – October 13, 2020
Age 68 of Coon Rapids, passed away unexpectedly on October 13th, 2020 at Abbot Northwestern Hospital. Thomas preceeded in death by his parents, Edward and Muriel and brother, Richard. Thomas was a beloved brother, father, and grandfather. He was a retired Control Room Operator from Exel Energy (Black Dog). He was a music enthusiast. To quote song lyrics “Leaving, I hate to see you cry. Grieving, I hate to say goodbye. Dust and ash forever, Yeah. Though I know we must be parted as sure as stars are in the sky I’m gonna see you when it comes to glory. And I’ll see you, I’ll see you on the other side.” A celebration of life service is being planned for a future date. (Published in the Star Tribune on October 18, 2020)