Benjamin "Benji" Ross Eash, 15, Middlebury, died Tuesday, March 12, 2013 at St. Louis Children's Hospital in St. Louis, Mo., due to complications from cystic fibrosis.
He was born December 7, 1997, in Goshen, to Allen and Cindy (Troyer) Eash.
He was a freshman at Clinton Christian School where he played on the basketball team.
Surviving are his parents, Allen and Cindy Eash; three brothers, Aaron Eash, Goshen, and Tyler and Cory Eash, both at home; his grandparents, Harley and Betty Troyer, Goshen, and Wilma Eash, Shipshewana.
He was preceded in death by his grandparents, Cornelius and Ruth Eash.
Visitation is 2-4 and 6-8 p.m. Friday, March 15, and Saturday, March 16, at Siloam Fellowship in Goshen and 1-2 p.m. Sunday, March 17, at Clinton Frame Mennonite Church in Goshen.
Memorial services will be 2 p.m. Sunday, March 17, at Clinton Frame Mennonite Church in Goshen with Pastor Walt Morton and Pastor Gene Troyer officiating.
Burial will be in Miller Cemetery, Goshen.
Memorials may be directed to the Clinton Christian School Education Endowment Fund.
Online condolences may be sent at millerstewartfuneral home.com.
Miller-Stewart Funeral Home in Middlebury is in charge of arrangements.