MOUNT VERNON — Dorothy G, Bennett, 80, of Mount Vernon died Thursday Aug. 27, 2009, at her residence.
Dorothy was born Oct. 26, 1928, in Galion to Andrew and Anna (Tablett) Stoutenburg. Dorothy had been employed at the Elite Café and R.W. Pickens restaurants and Country Court Nursing Home.
Surviving are her husband, John W. Bennett; boys she raised, Ernest Bennett and Kenneth Bennett; her sisters, Mary Lawrence and Millie Sellers, both of Mount Vernon, and Virginia Holland of Akron; a son, Steve; and a daughter, Evelyn.
Besides her parents, Dorothy was preceded in death by a boy she raised, Edmond Bennett; her three brothers, Carroll Todd Stoutenburg, Theron Stoutenburg and Vaughn Stoutenburg; and two sisters, Martha Straight and Anna Zimmerman.
Graveside funeral services will be Monday at 11 a.m. at Brandon Cemetery.
Memorial contributions can be made to the charity of your choice. To send an online condolence to the family, visit www.snyderfuneralhomes.com.
The Dowds-Snyder Funeral Home of Mount Vernon is honored to serve the family of Dorothy G. Bennett.