Benjamin Robbins

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Benjamin Adam Robbins, 37, of Winamac, IN (formerly of Kewanna, IN) passed away on Wednesday, June 21, 2023.  He was born on April 14, 1986 in Hartford City, IN to Randal Alan and Susan Carol [Batten] Robbins.  Ben graduated from North Judson San Pierre High School in 2004.   He served in the Indiana Army National Guard for eight years - with 14 months of active duty service in Iraq. 

Ben worked for Norfolk Southern Railroad for 11 years where he started as a conductor and worked his way up to engineer and remote operator.  Ben worked at FedEx for a while before going to work at Rochester Metal Products where he was currently employed.  He was a member of United Steel Workers Union Local #3261-01

Ben was a talented mechanic who liked to tinker on cars.  He enjoyed the outdoors, especially bonfires, hunting, and fishing.   Ben especially enjoyed building model cars with his kids (he had a lot of patience). 

On June 30, 2011, Ben married Marissa Ann Roe in Monticello, IN.  She survives.  They lived at Lake Bruce for eleven years before recently moving to Winamac.  Ben loved his family very much, especially his children who were his heart and soul.  The kids will always have good memories of playing baseball with their dad.  Ben will be deeply missed by all who knew and loved him.


He is survived by:

Marissa Ann [Roe] Robbins, Winamac, IN Wife

Trista Kay Robbins, Winamac, IN Daughter

Elizabeth Marie Robbins, Winamac, IN Daughter

Annabelle Sophia Robbins, Winamac, IN Daughter

Benjamin Adam Robbins II, Winamac, IN Son

Randal Alan and Susan Carol [Batten] Robbins, Buckeye, AZ Parents

Abigail (James) Peterson, Buckeye, AZ Sister

Megan (Brandon) Mareska, Buckeye, AZ Sister

Christopher Robbins, Medaryville, IN Brother

Nathaniel (Tyler) Robbins, Goodyear, AZ Brother

Caleb (Taylor) Robbins, Kewanna, IN Brother

12 Nieces and Nephews: Quintin, Mallory, Qwest, Keegan, Koltyn, Chloe, Isabella, Octavia, Caleb Jr., Zuri, Peyton, and Camden

Joyce Batten, Hartford City, IN Maternal Grandmother

Numerous Aunts, Uncles, and Cousins

Robert Roe, Forest, IN Father-in-law

3 Brother-in-laws: Robert, Barri, and Duke

2 Sister-in-laws: Andrea and Katherine

Heather Stavedahl, Winamac, IN Former Wife


Preceded in death by:

Jeremiah Robbins, Brother

Isaac Robbins, Nephew

Melody Batten, Aunt

Melissa Lovett, Mother-in-law



Visitation will be from 3-6 PM EDT Tuesday, June 27, 2023 at Frain Mortuary in Winamac.

Funeral services will be held at 6 PM EDT Tuesday, June 27, 2023 at Frain Mortuary in Winamac with Pastor Stephen Sundquist officiating.

Private Disposition will take place at a later date.

Memorial Contributions may be made to Warrior Youth Baseball PO Box 456 Winamac, IN 46996 (envelopes will be available at the funeral home).

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Arrangements have been entrusted to Frain Mortuary in Winamac, IN.




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3:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Tuesday, June 27, 2023
Frain Mortuary - Winamac
305 E Main St.
Winamac, Indiana, United States

Funeral Services

6:00 pm
Tuesday, June 27, 2023
Frain Mortuary - Winamac
305 E Main St.
Winamac, Indiana, United States
Closed Casket / Flag Folded on Top
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