Obit: Benjamin Meana


Benjamin John Meana 48, of Muscatine died unexpectedly from natural causes on Monday, June 22, 2020 at his home. Graveside services will be held on Friday, July 3, at 10 a.m. at the Durant Cemetery.

A memorial has been established in his memory for his children. Online condolences may be left at

Ben was born in Prairie du Chien, Wisconsin on April 23, 1972. He graduated from Moline High School and Morrison Technical Institute. He worked at HON, Oak Laminate in Muscatine for 22 years.

Ben married Danielle Johnson on Feb. 9, 2008 in Wilton.

He enjoyed fishing. Above all, Ben’s greatest joy was spending time with his children and sharing his love of music and movies with them.

Ben is survived by his children, Aaron, Chloe and Payton Meana, all of Wilton; four sisters and three brothers.

He was preceded in death by his parents, George and LaVonne Scarff Meana, and two brothers.