Actions
Begin New Search
Refine Last Search
Cemetery Lookup
Add Burial Records
Help with Find A Grave

Find all Bennetts in:
 • Fort Rosecrans National Cemetery
 • San Diego
 • San Diego County
 • California
 • Find A Grave

Top Contributors
Success Stories
Discussion Forums
Find A Grave Store

Log In
Sponsor This Memorial!
Capt Keith Bennett
Learn about upgrading this memorial...
Birth: 1922
Rigby
Jefferson County
Idaho, USA
Death: Jun. 28, 2009
Del Mar
San Diego County
California, USA

BENNETT, KEITH Captain Keith Bennett, SC USN Del Mar -- Captain Keith Bennett, SC USN, Ret., passed away peacefully at his home in Del Mar on Sunday, June 28, 2009, after a long and courageous battle with cancer. Born in 1922 in Rigby, Idaho, he served during World War II, Korea and Vietnam as an officer in the U.S. Navy. His military career was highlighted with tours throughout the world and included positions as Comptroller CINCPAC, Commanding Officer Defense Depot Memphis, and Comptroller U.S. Naval Shipyard, Pearl Harbor. His numerous accolades include campaign medals, war medals, the Legion of Merit, Meritorious Service, and three Bronze Stars. He was a member of Kappa Sigma Fraternity and attended U of Idaho, U of Washington, Harvard and the U.S. Naval War College. Following his distinguished 31 year Naval career, he served as Directory of Finance for the City of Gardena. Keith was also involved in Rotary, ARCS, QED and the Village Church in RSF. Keith is survived by his loving and devoted wife, Mary Jane; daughters, Pam Risher (George) of Santa Maria, and Lisa Hanly of Encinitas; son, Keith Jr. of Louisville, KY; eight grandchildren, and two great-grandsons. Services are at 2:00 p.m. on Thursday, July 16th, at Fort Rosecrans National Cemetery, Point Loma.
Keith Bennett 86
Del Mar, CA
Coronado, CA
Encinitas, CA
Pacific Palisades, CA
Lakewood, CA
Buena Park, CA
Barbara Colleen Bennett
Edward G Bennett
Mary Susan Bennett
Mary Jane Bennett 
 
Burial:
Fort Rosecrans National Cemetery
San Diego
San Diego County
California, USA
 
Maintained by: L Hankins
Originally Created by: Princesa Lace
Record added: Jul 12, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 39379850
Capt Keith Bennett
Added by: Jack Williams
 
Capt Keith Bennett
Cemetery Photo
Added by: Kit and Morgan Benson
 
 
Photos may be scaled.
Click on image for full size.

 
 
 Advertisement

Privacy Statement and Terms of Service