Benjamin D. Crowell, 45, passed away Tuesday, May 25, 2021 in Reading Hospital. Born in West Reading, Ben was the son of Charles F. and Kathleen J. (Gibney) Crowell. He was a 1997 graduate of Oley Vocational Technical School Preparation For Adult Life program. Ben was a member of Robeson Lutheran Church and was employed by Goodwill Industries in St. Lawrence. He was involved in Special Olympics of Berks County for 25 years, participating in bocce ball, bowling, basketball, volleyball and floor hockey. In addition to his parents, Ben is survived by his brothers Charles F. Crowell, Jr., companion of Kate Bleyer of Fleetwood; George M. Crowell, husband of Denisse Crowell of Utah and his sister Rachel E. Crowell of Indiana and 4 nieces, 7 nephews and many aunts, uncles and cousins. Ben was a shining star who brought joy to everyone who met him. In His memory make the most of your life and be kind.
The family will receive relatives and friends to celebrate Ben’s Life on Tuesday, June 1, 2021 from 12:00 pm to 2:00 pm in Bean Funeral Home, 6 Fairlane Road, Exeter Township. Interment will be held at the convenience of the family at Robeson Lutheran Church Cemetery, Plowville, Robeson Township. Online condolences may be made at www.beanfuneralhomes.com