|Margaret Frances "Peg" Wolfe Bennett|
|Birth: ||Jul. 16, 1926|
|Death: ||Jan. 21, 2012|
January 22, 2012
Margaret "Peg" Frances (Wolfe) Bennett, 85, of Montoursville, passed away Saturday, Jan. 21, 2012, at the Williamsport Regional Medical Center.
Peg was predeceased by her beloved husband of 63 years, C. Eugene "Doggie" Bennett Jr. on March 24, 2011. She was born July 16, 1926, in Milton, Pa., a daughter of the late Franklin Dunkle Wolfe Jr. and Mary Margaret Steinbacher Wolfe.
Peg attended Catholic school in Milton, Kane and Lock Haven, Pa., graduating from Catholic High School in Detroit, Mich., where her father worked during the war. In 1945, her parents returned to the Williamsport area, took up residence in Montoursville and purchased an insurance agency where she worked in the family business. On April 5, 1947, Peg met Gene, the love of her life, and in October that same year were engaged. They were married at Our Lady of Lourdes Catholic Church by Father Otto T. Borr on Nov. 26, 1947. She was a lifetime member of Our Lady of Lourdes Catholic Church. Peg's love for God and her family meant everything to her as a daughter, sister, wife, mother, grandmother, and great-grandmother.
Peg is survived by her sister, Virginia Lyons of Bradenton, Fla.; three sons, Thomas E. (Barb) of Montoursville, Robert C. (Roger) of Elmira, N.Y., and James F. (Lisa) of Montoursville; six grandchildren and seven great-grandchildren.
Mass of Christian Burial honoring Peg's devotion to God will be celebrated 10:30 a.m. Tuesday, Jan. 24, 2012, at Our Lady of Lourdes Catholic Church, 100 Walnut St., Montoursville, with the Rev. John K. Manno as celebrant. Interment will follow in the Montoursville Cemetery. There will be no visitation. In lieu of flowers, contributions can be made to Our Lady of Lourdes Catholic Church, 800 Mulberry St., Montoursville, PA 17754. Arrangements are by Spitler Funeral Home, Montoursville.
C. Eugene Bennett (1925 - 2011)*
Created by: gloria (glo) wolf
Record added: Jan 22, 2012
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