Benjamin Patrick "Ben" Michael, June 15, 2009

Wednesday, July 15, 2009

Services were held at Centuries Memorial Funeral Home Chapel in Shreveport, La. for Benjamin Patrick (Ben) Michael, age 22, of Shreveport, La. on June 20. He was interred at Centuries Memorial Park.

Benjamin died on June 15 in Rapides Parish, La. after a tragic car accident.

Benjamin was a native of Shreveport, La. and lived his entire life there, graduating from Byrd High School in 2004. He graduated from LSU-Baton Rouge in December, 2008. He was currently residing in Baton Rouge, La. to begin his MBA Graduate Degree in August 2009.

He is survived by his father, Gregory Paul Michael and wife Deaunna of Shreveport; mother, Toni Singletary Johnson of Eureka Springs; maternal grandparents, Dr. Ben and Esther Singletary of Shreveport; aunts, Tara Osborne and husband David of Keithville, La., Laura Holifield and husband Mark of Spring, Texas, Debbie Haynes and husband Joe of Minden, La., Tammy Cooper and husband Wayne of Haughton, La.; uncle Butch Michael and wife Carolyn of Minden, La. and numerous cousins.

He was preceded in death by paternal grandparents, Anice and Johanna Michael.

Special thanks to the Good Samaritans who came to our son's assistance at the time of the accident. We are so appreciative of all who cared for him in his time of need.

He will be missed greatly by all his family and a multitude of friends.