Paul J. Bennett Obituary
Paul J. Bennett photos Paul J. Bennett photos

There are 78 photos in the gallery

Service Information

 
In Memory of

Paul J. Bennett

August 26, 1930 - October 23, 2010
Obituary

Paul J. Bennett DeWitt, Michigan Age 80, died October 23, 2010; born August 26, 1930 in East Jordan, MI. Mr. Bennett enjoyed farming, gardening and camping with his family. He was an active member of Community of Christ in St. Johns for 32 years. He retired from General Motors and the Army National Guard, and was a member of the American Legion Post #153 in St. Johns. Preceded in death by his parents and 2 sisters. Surviving are his wife of 58 years, Thelma; daughters, Joan (Joel Dinda) Bennett, Pamela (Randy Dilday) Bennett, Edna Bennett and Yvonne (David) Chavez; sons, David (Marsha) Bennett and Paul (Lisa) Bennett; 6...
Paul J. Bennett
DeWitt, Michigan

Age 80, died October 23, 2010; born August 26, 1930 in East Jordan, MI. Mr. Bennett enjoyed farming, gardening and camping with his family. He was an active member of Community of Christ in St. Johns for 32 years. He retired from General Motors and the Army National Guard, and was a member of the American Legion Post #153 in St. Johns. Preceded in death by his parents and 2 sisters. Surviving are his wife of 58 years, Thelma; daughters, Joan (Joel Dinda) Bennett, Pamela (Randy Dilday) Bennett, Edna Bennett and Yvonne (David) Chavez; sons, David (Marsha) Bennett and Paul (Lisa) Bennett; 6 grandchildren; 3 brothers; and 2 sisters. Funeral services will be held Thursday, October 28, 11:00 AM at Community of Christ, 310 N. Whittmore, St. Johns, MI with Pastor Virginia Wickwire officiating. The family will receive friends Wednesday from 2-4 PM and 6-8 PM at Gorsline Runciman Funeral Homes, 205 E. Washington, DeWitt, MI. Those desiring may make contributions to Eaton Community Hospice, 2675 S. Cochran Road, Charlotte, MI 48813 or Parkinson Foundation, 30400 Telegraph Road, Ste. 150, Bingham Farms, MI 48025-5819 in memory of Mr. Bennett. Online condolences may be sent to:

www.gorslineruncimandewitt.com

"Paul Bennett What a wonderful man he accepted me into his family 27 years ago a treated me the same way as the first day he met me. He was truly a great..." David Chavez (Lansing, MI)

This Guest Book has 2 entries. View Complete Guest Book

Personalize Your Tribute

Share photos, videos and more with Legacy Memorial Websites. Find out more.

 
Start Planning Today

Make Your Plan Today

Preplanning your funeral or cemetery arrangements gives you and your loved ones peace of mind. Don't wait. Make your plan online today.
Plan Online Now

Audio Condolences

Use your phone to dial in a free personalized message. Click here to make an entry or listen to recordings from friends and family.