84, of Tucson, died July 19, 2014. He is survived by his wife, Jana; brother, Frantisek; children, Karen, Andy and Mark; grandchildren, Sean, Tyler, Dillon and Sheena and many nieces and nephews. Ben emigrated from Czechoslovakia in 1947 and received an MBA from Harvard Business School. Ben was CEO of U.S. Fiduciary Corporation in Tucson. He was active with St. Phillips, St. Francis and St. Andrews Presbyterian Church. He was also active with the Tucson Rotary Club, Tucson Soaring Club, Czech American Social Club and Lohse YMCA. He was a proponent of higher education and was involved from its inception with Pima Community College. A private Celebration of Ben's life will take place on a future date. In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to the Humane Society of Southern Arizona. Arrangements by EVERGREEN MORTUARY.