TROMBAT BENNIE EDWARD Age 70, returned to the Lord on December 12, 2013. Beloved wife of Kay (nee Volkmar) for 45 years. Loving father of Amy, Susan (Chris), and Steve (Dana). Adored grandfather of Lauren, Nicholas, Caroline, Owen, Nolen, and Adam. Brother of Lucy, Marie, Robert, and Anthony. Uncle of many nieces and nephews. Preceded in death by his mother, Angeline and sisters, Tina and Catherine. Ben was a dedicated teacher and administrator in Warren Consolidated Schools for 42 years. He was a selfless provider, protector, and advisor. He loved helping his grandchildren with homework, watching sports with them, and attending their soccer and football games. Memorial visitation will be held Tuesday, December 17, 2013 at 10 a.m. until time of service 11 a.m. at Christ Lutheran Church, 32300 Schoenherr Rd., Warren. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to Christ Lutheran Church or the Lutheran Social Services of Michigan. Please share a memory at ahpeters.com.
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Ben Trombat was the best principle I ever had. He just took care of things to make it easier for me in the classroom. He seemed to anticipate my needs. Ben was such a selfless person and seemed egoless. I'll always remember him.
My thought and prayers are with all of you today and always.