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Benjamin "Ben" Perez Puzon

December 28, 1940 - December 26, 2011


Benjamin Perez Puzon passed away December 26, 2011 after a courageous battle with pancreatic cancer. Ben was born December 28, 1940 in Key West, Florida, to Leonilo Perez Puzon and America Zaldivar Puzon, both deceased.

During his high school years in North Miami, Ben played basketball, softball and boxed. After high school, he took up Isshinryu-style karate, attained his black belt level of Sho-Dan, and became an instructor. He moved to Crawfordville in 2000. Ben enjoyed motorcycles, and loved to cook, fish and boat. He was a professional meat cutter from 1965 to 2005, retiring from Publix Supermarkets.


His greatest loves were his family and his friends.



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