|Edna E. Keller Bennett|
|Birth: ||Nov. 3, 1907|
|Death: ||Sep. 15, 2006|
Edna E. Bennett, 98, who resided at the Muncy Valley Hospital Skilled Nursing Unit, died on Friday Sept. 15, 2006.
Born Nov. 3, 1907, near Linden, she was the daughter of Newton Issac and Emma Elizabeth (Liddick) Keller. She was the youngest of five children, John, Laura (Harer), Lewis and Edward Keller, all deceased.
She attended the Forest Glen one room school which was located on Daughertys Run Road in Woodward Township. She was educated in the Williamsport school system and graduated from Miss Wheaton's Business School in Williamsport.
She worked as a clerk in the former Carroll House Department Store. She worked in the Williamsport City Treasurers office for 20 years in City Hall. She was a former member of the American Business Women, Penn Laurel chapter; the Hughesville unit of the Muncy Valley Hospital Auxiliary, and the East Lycoming Historical Society.
Edna was a life-long Lutheran. She was a former member of the St. Matthew Lutheran Church in Williamsport and at her death, a member of the Trinity Lutheran Church in Hughesville.
Her husband Donald E. Bennett is deceased.
She is survived by one daughter, Ann Louise Bennett Hess of Hughesville; two grandsons, Michael James and his wife, Lacy of Hughesville and Eric Alexander and his wife, Christa of Mechanicsburg; two great-grandchildren, Trent and Jenelle Hess and one step-great-grandchild, Katherine Blair.
Edna's funeral will be held Tuesday 11 AM at the McCarty-Thomas Funeral Home, 557 East Water St., Hughesville, with her pastor, Rev. Gregory Davidson, officiating. Family and friends will be received at the funeral home Tuesday 10 to 11 a.m. The burial will be in Buchanan Church Cemetery, near Linden. Edna's family suggests that memorial contributions be made in her name to Trinity Lutheran Church, 122 S. Main St., Hughesville, PA 17737.
Newton Isaac Keller (1861 - 1939)
Emma Elizabeth Liddick Keller (1873 - 1918)
John Henry Keller (1888 - 1954)*
Lewis Newton Keller (1893 - 1988)*
Edward Joseph Keller (1895 - 1982)*
Edna E. Keller Bennett (1907 - 2006)
Created by: Miranda
Record added: Sep 16, 2006
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