Benjamin David Corbitt

Benjamin D. Corbitt, 27, passed from this life into the arms of his Savior on Thursday, May 16, 2013, at his home in Woodland Park. Ben was born in Visalia, CA and moved to Colorado with his family in 1995. He is survived by his parents, David & Cheri Corbitt; his brother, Nathaniel; and his grandparents, Howard & Betty Clark, Ray & Lisa Corbitt, and John & Judith Nino. Ben graduated from Woodland Park High School in 2004. He was trained as an EMT and a Veterinary Assistant. He had also served as a volunteer firefighter/EMT with the Northeast Teller County Fire District. Ben had a great love for life, and a genuine care and compassion for others. He loved working with animals, and was employed with the Animal Medical Center of Woodland Park at the time of his passing. He was an active member of his church in Colorado Springs, The Master's House. We will celebrate Ben's life at his Home-Going Service Monday, May 20th, at 1:00pm at The Master's House, 124 N. Delaware Dr., Colorado Springs, CO 80909. A Viewing will be held Sunday, May 19th between 6-8pm, also at The Master's House. Flowers are welcome, or in lieu of flowers, donations can be made in Ben's name to the Colorado Wolf and Wildlife Center (

Published in The Gazette from May 18 to May 19, 2013