Funeral details announced for ‘Po-Ben’, Southern superfan

‘Po-Ben’ passed away last Thursday, according to family.

Funeral details announced for ‘Po-Ben’, Southern superfan
'Po-Ben', a Southern University fan and military veteran, will be laid to rest this Friday.

BATON ROUGE, LA (WAFB) - The Southern University family is mourning the loss of one of its most passionate fans.

The legendary “Po-Ben,” Bejamina Keller, a Southern Jaguars superfan, passed away Thursday at 10:30 a.m. He was 70 years old.

Keller was active at the Southern University sports events, and was an Army veteran.

He died at AMG Medical Facility due to medical complications.

His funeral visitation is scheduled for Thursday, March 14, at Mt. Zion Baptist Church, starting at 6 p.m. The church will also host the funeral service Friday, March 15 at 12 p.m. His burial will be at the Louisiana National Cemetery in Zachary.

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