Benjamin John Laux, 25, of Tucson, Ariz., went to be with Jesus Tuesday,Christmas Day, 2018. He was born May 11,1993, in Tucson, and resided most of his younger life in Harrison Twp, Pa. He graduated from Catalina Magnet High School May 22,2011. Ben's heart was in wrestling, which he excelled in. He was also a dedicated Pittsburgh Penguins hockey fan. Ben was a generous young man whom was willing to help others before himself. But mostly, he enjoyed spending time with his 5 year old son.
Benjamin will be sadly missed by many, including his mother, Patricia Merski; father, Timothy Laux; son, Benjamin Jr., and Benjamin Jr.'s mother, Nicole; siblings; Joseph Laux, Michael and Andrew (Heidi) Merski, Carie Shaffer. along with several loving aunts, uncles and cousins.