Benjamin R. Lentz Obituary

Benjamin R. Lentz, 50, of Stevensville, passed away Sunday May 2, 2021, surrounded by his family.

Ben was born on February 27th, 1971 in Berrien Springs, where he graduated high school in 1989. Ben attended Ferris State University. He was a lifelong mechanic & machinist. He was employed by Entergy Inc. Ben was an avid sports fan. He especially loved the Cubs & the Bears. Ben was loved and appreciated immensely. He will be deeply missed.

Ben is survived by his wife, Nichole Zavoral Lentz; father, Donald & Heather Lentz. mother, Patricia Mannon; children; Jordan (Maria) Lentz, Chelsea Lentz and Peyton Lentz, step-son, TJ Tilly; brother, Mike Mantke and sister, Lorn Krutchen.

A private celebration of life will be held from 1-6 pm on Saturday, June 26, 2021, at Tryon School, 912 E. John Beers Rd., St. Joseph. Memorial contributions may be made to the family in care of Nichole Lentz. Arrangements have been entrusted to Starks & Menchinger Chapel, St. Joseph. Those wishing to send a condolence online may do so at 

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