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Owen Lee Bennett
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Birth: Sep. 7, 1913
Dallas County
Texas, USA
Death: Mar. 21, 2012
Santa Maria
Santa Barbara County
California, USA

Son of Fannie Copeland and Owen Bennett. Husband of Elinor Brown.

Owen L. Bennett born September 7, 1913, in Dallas, Texas. Joined the love of his life his late wife of 67 years Elinor Bennett on March 21, 2012. Raised and graduated high school in Douglas, AZ, moved to California to live the remainder of his life. After retiring from Interstate Bakeries Corp. after 40 years he went on to become the Chairman of Western Conference Teamsters Welfare Fund. He retired when he was 90. Survived by his loving daughter Linda Leppo (Louis), grandkids Kelley McBeth (David), Corey Quinn, Kari Quinn-Kearns (Chris). His caring son Tim Bennett (Carol) grandkids: Greg Bennett (Karen) Jenny Hanson (Michael) Sandy Dunlap (Brian) Chris Bennett (Tiffany). He spent his entire life caring for others. He was loved and respected by everyone who ever met him. His family called him "the Godfather." Those close to him called him "PaPa." He spent his late years enjoying his 16 great-grandchildren. His family would like to thank all the Hospice and caregivers who touched his life. Visitation will be held Saturday, March 24, 2012 from 3:00-5:00 pm at Dudly-Hoffman Mortuary. In lieu of flowers please send all donations to The Alzheimer's Assoc. Arrangements are under the direction of Dudley-Hoffman Mortuary, Crematory and Memorial Gardens. 
 
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 Parents:
  Owen Langworthy Bennett (1883 - 1968)
 
Burial:
Dudley-Hoffman Memory Gardens Columbarium
Santa Maria
Santa Barbara County
California, USA
 
Created by: Ruth Dobbins Bennett
Record added: Sep 06, 2013
Find A Grave Memorial# 116657325
 

 
 
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