Benjamin Michael Urben

April 26, 2000 ~ May 28, 2021 (age 21)

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Benjamin Michael Urben, age 21 of Sheboygan, Wisconsin earned his wings to a better place on May 28, 2021. 

He was born in Sheboygan on April 26, 2000, to Bruce and Therese (O’Keefe) Urben.  He attended James Madison Elementary School and graduated from Sheboygan South High School.

Growing up, Benjamin was active in sports; including soccer, football, basketball and baseball where he made lifelong friends.  He had a great appreciation for the outdoors and enjoyed fishing, snowmobiling, wake boarding, and going to music concerts.  Benjamin always said his sister Abby was his best friend and he was her protector.

Benjamin is survived by his parents Bruce and Therese Urben, sister Abby Urben, grandfather Fred Urben of Cross Plains, WI, grandmother Judy O’Keefe of Wauwatosa, WI, and countless aunts, uncles, cousins, extended relatives, and friends.  He was preceded in death by grandmother Ann Urben and grandfather Edward O’Keefe.

A Mass of Christian Burial for Benjamin will be held at 11:30 AM on Saturday, June 5, 2021, at Saint Cyril and Methodius Church.  A time of visitation will be held on Saturday, at church, from 9:30 AM until 11:00 AM.  The Mass will be livestreamed for those who wish to watch from home and will be available on our website,, on Benjamin’s obituary page.

In lieu of flowers, a memorial fund has been established in Benjamin’s name.

The family would like to thank their friends and relatives for the continued support during this difficult time.

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June 5, 2021

9:30 AM to 11:00 AM
SS. Cyril & Methodius Catholic Church
822 New Jersey Ave.
Sheboygan, WI 53081

Mass of Christian Burial
June 5, 2021

11:30 AM
SS. Cyril & Methodius Catholic Church
822 New Jersey Ave.
Sheboygan, WI 53081

Video is available for this event

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