Arlene D. “Violett” <I>Peper</I> Bennett

Arlene D. “Violett” Peper Bennett

Salem, Marion County, Oregon, USA
Death 1 Jun 2017 (aged 86)
Burial Salem, Marion County, Oregon, USA
Memorial ID 180227280 · View Source
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Arlene Peper Cogburn Bennett
January 18, 1931 - June 1, 2017

Salem - Arlene was born to George and Adele (Hoffman) Peper in Salem, Oregon. She graduated from Salem High School in 1948.

She was married to Donald Earl Cogburn and they had one daughter, Deborah. They divorced and Arlene began a long career with State Farm Insurance at the NW Regional Office here in Salem.

She moved to Southern California with the company in 1964, then up to the Westlake Regional Office in 1969. There she excelled in her position as a Personnel Specialist.

Through a good friend, she met Robert Bennett and they married September 23, 1978 and she moved to Pacific Grove where Bob had a home. He was the love of her life and they enjoyed many friends, trips to Europe (Paris was her favorite city), photography, gardening, picnics and long walks along the beach until his death in 1998.

She was blessed with three grandchildren and two great-grandchildren who she loved and adored.

There will be an open house at her condo on June 17th, 1 - 5pm to celebrate her amazing life and her love of friends and family.

Arrangements are by City View Funeral Home.

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  • Created by: Barb
  • Added: 10 Jun 2017
  • Find A Grave Memorial 180227280
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Arlene D. “Violett” Peper Bennett (18 Jan 1931–1 Jun 2017), Find A Grave Memorial no. 180227280, citing City View Cemetery, Salem, Marion County, Oregon, USA ; Maintained by Barb (contributor 46936813) .