Betty Bennett

Betty L. Bennett, 70, of Peoria, formerly of Lewistown, died at 8:23 p.m. Sunday, May 24, 1998, at OSF Saint Francis Medical Center in Peoria.

She was born March 8, 1928, in Fulton County, the daughter of Fred and Goldie Wilson Berry. She married George Dwayne Bennett. He died in 1986. She also was preceded in death by one brother.

Surviving are one son, Mike; one daughter, Sharolyn Pilgrim of Ipava; five grandchildren; and one brother, Lloyd Berry, of Morton.

She was the site manager at Glen Oak Towers. She was a member of the Community Action Center and a former member of the Lewistown Veterans of Foreign Wars Post.

Graveside services were held Thursday at Bethel Cemetery in rural Canton with Rev. Vicki Harrmann officiating. Murphy-Sedgwick Memorial Home in Canton was in charge of arrangements.

From the Peoria Journal Star.


Published in the Astoria South Fulton Argus on 6/3/1998

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