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Benjamin Cole

March 20, 2000 — April 12, 2023

Benjamin Nathaniel Cole, 23, of Colorado Springs passed away as a result of a car accident on April 12, 2023 in Fairplay, CO. Ben was born on March 20, 2000 in Boston, MA to Jason and Rachel Cole. He earned a Bachelor of Science degree from Colorado School of Mines in Mechanical Engineering. He enjoyed skiing, hiking, golf, football and being with friends. Ben was a spark of joy and the center of the party wherever he went, and our lives are sadder and quieter for his absence. He is survived by his parents and his sister, Sarah Cole. Memorial contributions may be made through the Mines Foundation. Please direct your memorial gift in memory of Benjamin Cole. Please visit or send gifts to: Colorado School of Mines Foundation, Inc, PO Box 912031, Denver, CO 80291-2031. A celebration of life will be held on Saturday, April 22, at 4:00 PM at Ascent Community Church, 550 South McCaslin Blvd., Louisville, CO. Celebratory attire (sports jerseys, Hawaiian shirts, golf shirts, etc.) is required.

The info for Ben’s service (including the livestream link) is all posted here:

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