Donald K. Bennett
Feb. 13, 1930-Sept. 14, 2012
PLYMOUTH — Donald K. Bennett, 82, formerly of the Etna Green and Mentone areas, died at 5:10 p.m. Friday, Sept. 14, 2012 at Miller’s Merry Manor, Plymouth where he had resided for two years.
He was born Feb. 13, 1930 in Kosciusko County to Leroy and Ruth Goodman Bennett. He was previously married to Carolyn Johnson Bennett; she preceded him in death.
Donald was a roofing contractor. He was a U.S. Navy veteran and he was a graduate of Beaver Dam High School.
He is survived by a daughter, Mary Ellen and husband Kevin Hinderlider, Leiters Ford; three sons, Michael Bennett, South Bend, Steve Bennett, Greenfield, Donald and wife Christy Bennett Jr., Kewanna; one stepdaughter, Denise and husband Tim Whybrew, Tippecanoe; one sister, Edmarie Mock, Syracuse; one brother, Gaylord Bennett, Portland, Ore.; 12 grandchildren, Stephanie Bennett and fiancee Gabriel Chaidez, Chicago, Ill., Keith and wife Edali Bennett, Swansboro, N.C., Tyler Bennett, Kewanna, Cassondra and husband Cam Jones, Akron, Joshua Bennett, San Antonio, Texas, Angela Bennett, Kewanna, Kyle Bennett, Greenfield, Nancy Bennett, Greenfield, Shane Bennett, Las Cruces, N.M., Dustin Bennett, Las Cruces, N.M., Nicholas Hinderlider, Kewanna, and Cole Hinderlider; three great-grandchildren, Evelina Bennett, Swansboro, N.C., Anna and Elyse Jones, Akron.
He was preceded in death by one infant granddaughter; one sister, Demaris Bennett; four brothers, Dwight Bennett, Chancy Bennett, Leroy Bennett and Gwendal Bennett.
Memorial visitation celebration will begin at 12 p.m., Saturday, Nov. 10, 2012 at the Etna Green Community Center of Etna Green.
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Arrangements have been entrusted to King Memorial Home 101 N. Tucker St., Mentone.