Let the memory of Benjamin be with us forever. Remember to speak his name.
  • 22 years old
  • Born on March 20, 1984 .
  • Passed away on June 9, 2006 in Iraq.
This memorial website was created in memory of our loved one, SPC Benjamin James Slaven 22 years old, born on March 20, 1984 and passed away on June 9, 2006. We will remember him forever.
Posted by Judy Huenink on 20th March 2018
Happy Birthday Sweetheart!!!! I hope you have a wonderful Birthday!!! Grandma Bev is there to celebrate with you this year!!! We miss her...but I am so happy she can celebrate with you!!! Sean got custody of his daughter Paetyn just yesterday....what a great birthday present for him!!! He always has a tough time with his birthday since you aren't here...hopefully now it won't be quite as tough with Paetyn with him!!! Chatty also had Allizay this year...so now you have 4 nephews and 3 nieces!!! Enjoy your birthday celebration...we will be celebrating here for you and Sean!!! I love you big as the sky...big as the universe!!!
Posted by Julie Perez on 30th May 2016
Thank you for your service and your ultimate sacrifice. I did not know you, but knew of you through the Army Reserves.
Posted by Pat Mracek on 9th June 2015
We will always remember him.
Posted by Pat Mracek on 9th June 2014
Never forgotten, always a hero
Posted by Judy Huenink on 31st August 2013
Ben, It has been over 7 years now and I still miss you every day! Life has seeing you again! I was blessed, and the World was blessed with 22 wonderful years of knowing the most wonderful man in my life! I love you big as the sky, big as the universe!!! Mom - See more at: http://goldstarfamilyregistry.com/heroes/benjamin-james-slaven-0#sthash.UH8P3Vxk.dpuf
Posted by Judy Huenink on 31st August 2013
Ben, It has been over 7 years now and I still miss you every day! Life has been very difficult without your smiling face and I could always count on you to be there when I needed someone! You were and still are my shining star, my pride and joy! You lifted me up when I was down and could always make me smile! Life is not the same without you, but every day without you brings me one day closer to
Posted by Pat Mracek on 9th June 2012
Remembering Benjamin on his angel day. Thinking of your family while you have your memorial service for him, wish I could be there. He is my Hero and I will never forget him. Praying for your family today and every day.

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