Dora Bennett, 89

Dora Bennett, 89, of Wayne Township passed away Thursday, June 8, 2023 at Cranberry Place following a brief illness.

Born August 20, 1933 in Ellwood City, she was the daughter of the late Louis and Cleo Miller Duff.

Dora enjoyed playing cards with her friends and family. She enjoyed time spent outdoors in her garden and watching baseball, especially the Braves.

Survivors include her loving husband John Bennett; three daughters, LuAnn (Rick) Lutz of Ellwood City, Debbie (Bob) Burry of New Castle, and Barb (Curt) Peffer of Fombell; son, John (Rhonda) Bennett of Beaver Falls; six grandchildren, Lisa (Greg) Barchetti, Lori (Adam) Newman, Amy Zajac, Andy ( Heidi) Burry, Chelsey (Dan) Yaromey, and Courtney (Josh) Bennett; eight great-grandchildren, Paige, Sydney, Brady, Justin, Ryan, Jon, Chassey, and River.

She was preceded in death by two brothers; Floyd and Glenn Duff and her sister Pearl Young.

A Private Funeral Service was held for the family.

Interment was in North Sewickley Cemetery.

The family would like to extend their gratitude to the staff of the Cranberry Place for their warm and compassionate care of Dora.

Arrangements were entrusted to the Marshall Funeral Home, Ellwood City.

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6 thoughts on “Dora Bennett, 89

  1. To the Family of Dora Bennett:
    Our sincere sympathy to all of you in the loss of your Mother, Grandmother and Great-Grandmother!
    We remember her well from the times we got together at Chelsea’s for Thanksgiving/Christmas dinner.
    She will surely be missed by all of you!
    God Bless you all!!! Our prayers are with you all at this time!

  2. My deepest sympathy to the family of Dora Bennett. My thoughts and prayers are with you.

  3. The Bennett Family,
    Our deepest sympathy to all of you. Your mom was a special lady

    Gerald and Carolyn

  4. I am so sorry for the loss of your Mom. My thoughts and prayers go to the entire family. May God be with you during this difficult time. R.I.P. Dora

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