Benjamin A Grewe

Born: Fri., Aug. 8, 1941
Died: Sat., Dec. 1, 2018


5:00 PM to 7:00 PM, Thu., Dec. 06, 2018
Location: Waskom Capitol Hill Chapel

Funeral Service

10:30 AM Fri., Dec. 07, 2018
Location: Waskom Capitol Hill Chapel

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Benjamin A. “Ben” Grewe, 77, of Cambridge City passed away on December 1, 2018 at Reid Health in Richmond, IN.


He was born on August 8, 1941 in West City, IL the son of Arthur and Mary (Horn) Grewe and was a 1959 graduate of Connersville High School. He attended Lane Technical Institute in Indianapolis.


He worked for Perfect Circle in Hagerstown and retired in 1996 after 30 years. After retirement, he and his wife Bonnie owned and operated Memories Hallmark from 1994 until 2008. In 2005, he took over Western Wayne Food Pantry for Cambridge City Christian Church. At the church he served as song leader, Sunday school teacher, deacon, trustee and 2 terms as treasurer. He was a past member of the Richmond Railroaders Club and co-founded Western Wayne Railroaders Club with Ken Bertsch.


Funeral services will be on Friday, December 7, 2018 at 10:30 am at Waskom Capitol Hill Chapel in Cambridge City with Danny Berry officiating. Friends may call at the funeral home on Thursday, December 6, 2018 from 5:00 pm until 7:00 pm.


Survivors include his wife Bonnie J. (Craig) Grewe; daughter Kara (Edward) Moretto and son Tim Grewe; 1 granddaughter Amanda Moretto Rech (husband, Hamilton); an aunt Lucille Grewe; and several cousins.


Donations may be made to Western Wayne Food Pantry.


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Jim and Beverly Rauthe Hall
   Posted Mon December 03, 2018
Keeping you and your family in prayer during this difficult time.

   Posted Mon December 03, 2018
Bonnie, I'm so very sorry for your loss. It was always a pleasure to talk to Ben when I came in your store. Please take care.

Pat Waskom
   Posted Mon December 03, 2018
Sorry for your loss. In my thoughts and prayers

Rose Dahlinghaus
   Posted Wed December 05, 2018

GRANDMA'S GARDEN TABLE BASKET was sent by Rose Dahlinghaus.

Tim - Condolences to you and your family. Dave and Rose Dahlinghaus and family

Sandy Taylor
   Posted Sun December 09, 2018
To: Bonnie and family

You are in my thought and prayers. May our loving Lord give you comfort at this sad time.