Benjamin Wade Stidham, age 57, of West Baden Springs, Indiana entered into eternal rest on December 27th, 2021 at Ascension St. Vincent Hospital, Indianapolis, Indiana.
He was born in Paoli, Indiana on June 30th, 1964 to James Orval and Linda Carol (Hueston) Stidham.
Ben married Renda Lea Miller on December 6th, 1986 and she survives.
He was preceded in death by his Father.
Ben was the former Fire Chief of the West Baden Springs Volunteer Fire Department and had been in the Fire Service for over 25 years.
He had also worked as Street Commissioner for the Town of West Baden Springs and Kimball Piano Division in West Baden Springs.
Ben enjoyed fishing, riding his side-by-side and spending time with family, especially his grandchildren.
He is survived by:
Mother Linda Stidham West Baden Springs, Indiana
Wife Renda Stidham West Baden Springs, Indiana
(1) Son Benjamin Lowell Stidham (Haley) West Baden Springs, Indiana
(1) Daughter Jennifer Lynn Stidham (Randy) West Baden Springs, Indiana
(1) Brother James “Jimmy” Owen Stidham (Laura) Shoals, Indiana
(1) Sister Melissa “Missy” Dawn Baer (Joey) West Baden Springs, Indiana
(4) Grandchildren Bryson Clark, Weston Stidham, Lennon Stidham-Weaver and Benjamin David Stidham
Several Nieces and Nephews also survive.
A Funeral Ceremony will be conducted by Pastor John Moffatt on Thursday, December 30th, 2021 at 1:00 p.m. at Brosmer-Kemple Funeral Home with burial to follow at Emmons Ridge Cemetery.
Visitation for family and friends will be Thursday, December 30th, 2021 from 10:00 a.m. until the time of service at the funeral home.
In lieu of flowers the family requests that memorial contributions be made to the family to assist with expenses.
Due to the Coronavirus, we ask that everyone wear masks and practice social distancing.
Arrangements are in the care of Brosmer-Kemple Funeral Service in French Lick, Indiana 47432. Condolences may be made on our Facebook page at Brosmer-Kemple Funeral Home or at our website – www.brosmer-kemplefuneralhome.com.