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Marilyn Verdine Travers Bennett
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Birth: Jun. 23, 1947
Richland County
Illinois, USA
Death: Mar. 14, 2011
Lyon County
Kansas, USA

Marilyn V. Bennett, 63, of Topeka, Kan., and formery of Olney, died at 6:36 a.m. Monday, March 14, 2011, at Newman Regional Hospital in Emporia, Kan.

There will be no visitation. Graveside services will be held at 1 p.m. Friday at Star of Hope Chapel at Crest Haven Memorial Park Cemetery in rural Claremont with Reverend Burl Shinkle officiating. Summers-Kistler Funeral Home in Olney is in charge of arrangements.

Mrs. Bennett was born June 23, 1947, in Olney, the daughter of Lessel "Buck" and Ruth (Richey) Travers. She married Phillip Bennett. He survives.

She was a homemaker and member of Wanamaker Woods Church of the Nazarene. Marilyn's talent and love was music, especially gospel music.

Mrs. Bennett is survived by her husband, Phillip Bennett, of Topeka, Kan., and brother, Kenneth Travers and his wife Leota of Olney.

She was preceded in death by her parents, Lessel "Buck" and Ruth Travers, and sister, Donna.

Published in Olney Daily Mail (IL) ~ March 16, 2011

Family links: 
  Lessel Oliver Travers (1911 - 1993)
  Ruth Alene Richey Travers (1914 - 2004)
  Donna M Travers (1941 - 1959)*
  Marilyn Verdine Travers Bennett (1947 - 2011)
*Calculated relationship
Crest Haven Memorial Park
Richland County
Illinois, USA
Created by: NanC
Record added: Mar 16, 2011
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Marilyn Verdine <i>Travers</i> Bennett
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ERHS ~ Olney, IL ~ Class of 1965
 Added: Dec. 2, 2013
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 Added: Mar. 16, 2011

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