a_d
Wednesday, February 23rd, 2011
Complete Obituary
Dwight Bennett
  Dwight Monroe Bennett, 89, a resident at Roselawn Manor in Spencerville, died at 11:45 a.m. Feb. 21, 2011, at St. Rita's Medical Center in Lima.
He was born July 5, 1921, in Yorkshire to Vermont H. and Lura Vivian Monroe Bennett. He married Louise Roesner, Marie Shimp and Mildred Partin, who are all deceased.
Surviving are three sons, Frederick Dwight (Judy) Bennett, South Padre Island, Texas, Joe Alan (Karen) Bennett, Celina, and Randall Phillip (Cindy) Bennett, Celina; two daughters, Jane Louise (Bob Risher) Patterson, Lima, and Cathy Dee (Bill Vondrell) Bruns, Celina; a daughter-in-law, Mary Rose Bennett; two sisters, Margery Banks, Grand Blanc, Mich., and Helen (Larry) Stemm, Springfield; seven grandchildren and 12 great-grandchildren.
Also deceased is a son, Gregory Bennett; a brother, Glenn Bennett; and two sisters, Ruth Birt and Lucile Birt.
He retired from the former Goodyear Tire and Rubber Company and The Oaks Golf Course. He was a member of the Chattanooga United Methodist Church, Masonic Lodge 29, where he was Mason of the Year, and the Mendon Lions Club.
A memorial service and celebration of life will be held at a later date.
Memorials may be made to the Iota Sigma Chapter of Phi Beta Psi Sorority for cancer research.
Additional obituaries for this date
a_d
Monday Night
50°
Rain Showers Likely
71%
Tuesday
57°
Cloudy
13%
Tuesday Night
37°
Mostly Cloudy
3%
Wednesday
54°
Mostly Cloudy
10%
Wednesday Night
39°
Cloudy
14%
Thursday
57°
Rain Showers Likely
73%
Thursday Night
51°
Rain Showers
87%
Friday
59°
Rain Showers
87%
Friday Night
42°
Chance Rain Showers
42%
Saturday
55°
Mostly Cloudy
14%
Saturday Night
40°
Mostly Cloudy
14%
3 Day
Extended
a_d
a_d