Born March 1st at 5:37pm at the Foothills Hospital in Alberta. Ben weighed 924 grams and was 34 cm long. After over 8.2 million seconds of life Ben peacefully passed away wrapped in his Momma Lady's arms surrounded by That Daddy Guy, Grandma Taylor and his favourite caregivers in the NICU at the Alberta Children's Hospital in Calgary. Ben's momma and daddy - Jen Taylor and Mario Pietramale will deeply miss him. Ben's big sisters Paige Jennings and Adrianna Perry will miss being teased by him and seeing his handsome smile. Ben's pappa and grandma Taylor, Tim and Trudy Taylor, his grandma and grandpa Joanne Clayton and Robert Legace, and his grandmother and grandfather Francesco and Louann Pietramale will deeply miss him and the opportunity to spoil him when his parents aren't looking. Ben’s aunts and uncles Serge Pietramale (Andrea), James Taylor, Cory Lagace (Jessica), Connie Millstead will miss taking him on new adventures. Not to mention all his great aunts and uncles as well as his great great aunts and uncles. Ben will also be deeply missed by his honorary Alberta Family grandma Fran and aunts Laurel and Shawna.
Ben leaves behind a large collection of heartbroken girlfriends and an entourage of bro's at the Alberta Children's Hospital where he was cared for. His adorable facial expressions and beautiful eyes made everyone who saw him, fall in love with him. Friends and family are invited to visit at Northwood Funeral Home Cremation and Reception Centre on Friday, June 16, 2017 from 5:30 p.m. until time of memorial service in the Chapel at 7:00 p.m. with Mrs. Helen Smith officiating.