Benjamin Joel Strick “Ben; Benny”, age 64, passed away at his home in Brook Park, Ohio on January 5, 2022.
Benny was born and grew up in Lorain, Ohio and lived most of his life in Northeast Ohio. Ben studied civil engineering at The Ohio State University and enjoyed a 20+ year career as a Structural Engineer at the NASA Glenn Research Center in Cleveland, Ohio.
Ben will be dearly missed by so many and always remembered as someone who could make anyone laugh. Throughout his life, Ben enjoyed new experiences, traveling, music, helping others in need, and he was a good friend who always told the truth.
Ben was predeceased by his father, Robert Murray Strick; his mother, Barbara Strick (née Sheehan); his brother, Robert (Bobby) Strick; and former spouse, Laura Strick (née Karlak). He is survived by his son, Robert Benjamin Strick; his daughter, Rachel Marie Strick; and his brother, William (Bill) Strick.
To honor the life and spirit of Benjamin, a celebration of life will be held on January 22nd, 2022 from 1:00-5:00pm at Bay Lodge 492 Bradley Rd, Bay Village, OH 44140.