Benjamin Gerald Prettyman
ONSTED- Benjamin Gerald Prettyman, age 10 ran into the arms of Jesus on October 24, 2012, at Toledo Children’s Hospital.
Ben was born December 10, 2001, in Tecumseh, Michigan to Lee and Vicky (Anschuetz) Prettyman. Ben was a fifth grader at Onsted Elementary School. He was a member of Crossroads Community Church, Adrian where he was part of his fifth grade small group in Kid Crossing. He was also a volunteer for the Pre-K kids. He enjoyed being a kid, playing, making forts, sitting by the campfire, playing on the swings, and riding his four wheeler. Ben loved the water, boating and tubing and being the spotter for the skiers. Ben loved people and his smile was contagious. Ben is survived by his parents, Lee and Vicky; a brother, Raymond and a sister, Marysa both at home; grandparents, Jake and Diann Anschuetz of Tawas and Lee and Ruth Prettyman of Onsted; and many aunts, uncles and cousins.
Funeral services for Ben will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Wednesday, October 31, 2012, at Anderson Funeral Home, Adrian with Pastor Scott Winstead officiating. Cremation will follow the service. Visitation will be held on Monday from 2-4 and 6-8 p.m. and on Tuesday from 2-4 and 6-8 p.m. at the Anderson Funeral Home, Adrian. Visitation will also be held on Wednesday from 10-10:45 a.m. followed by the service at 11:00 a.m. Memorial contributions may be made to Crossroads Community Church Because People Matter Project. Checks may be made out to Crossroads Community Church-BPM. Envelopes are available at the Anderson Funeral Home, Adrian.