|Birth: ||Mar. 23, 1989, USA|
|Death: ||Aug. 14, 2010, USA|
Bennett, Erika Machelle, 21, went to be with her Lord and Savior, Saturday, August 14. She had been hospitalized for the treatment of pneumonia. Erika was surrounded by her loving family during her passing. She was born March 23, 1989.
Erika was a 2007 graduate of Paden City High School. She attended West Virginia University, Morgantown and West Virginia Northern Community College, New Martinsville. She was pursuing a degree in nursing. Erika was employed by Texas Road House in Morgantown, WV. She was a baptized Christian and a member of St. Paul's United Methodist Church.
She was preceded in death by her maternal grandmother, Marjorie Miller.
She is survived by her parents, Tina Miller Bennett, Greg and Debbie Bennett; brothers, Gabriel Bennett and Derrick Bennett and loving friend, Brittany Ritz; fiancÚ, Michael Bukrim of Morgantown; grandparents, Arthur and Karen Miller of Sebring, Florida, and Larry and Donna Bennett of Paden City; and several aunts, uncles, cousins and friends.
Friends received 2-4 and 6-8 p.m., Tuesday, August 17, 2010 at St. Paul's United Methodist Church in Paden City where services will be held 11 a.m., Wednesday, August 18, 2010 with co-officiates Rev. Darrel Gooden and Ron Crowe.
Interment Paden Memorial Gardens, Paden City, WV.
Memorial contributions can be made to the New Martinsville Campus of West Virginia Northern Community College, for the establishment of a scholarship for a nursing student, 141 Main Street, New Martinsville, WV, 26155.
Paden Memorial Gardens
West Virginia, USA
Created by: Dan Knowlton
Record added: Aug 16, 2010
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erika, although i never knew her, i have known her mom for 20 plus years and it is truly a shame to leave with such a bright future ahead of her. my prayers for tinas family as they try to come to terms with this absolute terrible loss. a parent is never ...(Read more)|
Added: Aug. 19, 2010