OSWEGO, NY – George E. Bennett Sr., 59, a resident of Oswego, passed away on Friday April 25, 2014, at St.Luke Health Services.
Born in Fulton, NY, he was a son of the late Erwin Bennett and Alice (Darling) Burnett.
He attended schools in Fulton and Hannibal and was a graduate of Mexico High School.
He was a LPN for more than 20 years.
He enjoyed crafts and loved to garden.
Surviving besides his mother are his five children, George E. (Tonya) Bennett Jr. of Mexico, Kevin (Holly) Bennett of Oswego, Krystal Bristol of Hannibal, Ryan (Nina) Bennett of Mexico and Helen (David) Wyman of Oswego; a sister, Donna Ingersoll of Mexico; five brothers, Howard Bennett of Oswego, Kenneth Greenleaf of Liverpool, Scott Greenleaf of Fulton, Fred Greenleaf of Kirkville and Robert Burnett of Hannibal; his stepfather, Robert Burnett; his former wife, Karen Bennett; 11 grandchildren; and several stepbrothers and stepsisters.
Friends may call at the Dowdle Funeral Home on Wednesday from 3-5 p.m.
In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to a charity of choice.