Ben L. Modrell, Jr. was born in Salina, Kansas on 3 July 1962 and departed this earth 21 October 2022. Ben graduated from Cheyenne Mountain High School in 1980. He moved to Denver after graduation and began working for Citibank.
After a career of over 33 years and a move to Chicago, Ben retired in the summer of 2019 as a global project manager. Ben returned to Colorado Springs following a major medical event in 2021 to be near family.
Ben is survived by his two sisters, Susan and Brenda; and five nieces and nephews: Derek, Logan, Staci, Kelsey and Jake. As per Ben’s wishes a private family gathering will be held to honor his memory and that in lieu of flowers any donations be given to the Humane Society of Colorado Springs in his honor.