Marie Bennett

Marie BennettMarie M. Bennett, 73, of Lewistown and Little America died at 7:50 a.m. June 28, 2010, at Graham Hospital in Canton.

She was born Feb. 17, 1937, in Chicago, the daughter of Thomas and Edith Theres Redmond. She married Todd Shafer in 1955. She latter married Dwayne Bennett in 1985. He died in 1986.

Surviving are one son, Tom (and Terri) Shafer of Lewistown; three daughters, Kathy (and Jim) Bull and Shar (and Ted) Neuendorf, both of Little America and Missy (and Tim) Engel of Ipava; and nine grandchildren.

She worked as a secretary at Lewistown Grade School.

She was a member of St. Mary’s Catholic Church in Lewistown.

Services will be held at 11 a.m. Friday at Henry-Lange Memorial Home in Lewistown with Monsignor Robert O’Connor officiating. Visitation will be held one hour prior to services at the memorial home. Burial will be in Maryville Cemetery in Bryant.

Memorials may be made to any charity of the donor’s choice.

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Published in the Astoria South Fulton Argus on 6/30/2010