John William Bennett Obituary

Date of Birth:

Sunday, February 23rd, 1941

Date of Death:

Monday, July 30th, 2012

Funeral Home:

Skirpan Funeral Home Inc.
135 Park Street


John William Bennett age 71 of Brownsville, PA died Monday, July 30, 2012 in Monongahela Valley Hospital after a lengthy battle with cancer.

He was born on February 23, 1941 in Blainesburg, PA.

Son of the late Louis W. and Flora Toye Bennett.

He was predeceased by his father-in-law: David L. Wyatt

He retired from the US Postal Service as Postmaster from 84 Post Office .

Member of American Legion of California

Life Member of the Disable American Veterans

Masonic Lodge of California

Life Member of the California Gun Club

Elks in Uniontown

AMVETS Hopwood

Social Member of the West Brownsville Fire Department

He is survived by his wife whom he married on April 23, 1966: Dixie L. Wyatt Bennett

2 Sons: John David Bennett

Mark Alan (Jennifer) Bennett

2 Granddaughters: Nola Elizabeth


Brother: Kenneth (Marion) Bennett

Gary ( Cynthia) Bennett

Several nieces and nephews

Mother-in-law: Elizabeth Wyatt and companion Ernie Magario

Brother-in-law: David L. Wyatt

Friends will be received in the Skirpan Funeral Home 135 Park St. Brownsville, PA on Friday from 2 – 8PM. Where a funeral service will be held on Saturday at 10:00AM with the Rev. Paul Sandusky officiating. Interment Lafayette Memorial Park. In lieu of flowers the family request donations be made to Leukemia and Lymphoma Society, 333 East Carson St. Suite 441 Pittsburgh, PA 15219. (412)395-2873.

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