Mrs. Elizabeth Bennett


(July 31, 1878-May 13, 1966)


Norwood--Funeral services for Mrs. Elizabeth Bennett, 87, were held Monday morning at 11 o’clock at the United Church of Christ, with the Rev. Harry Myers, pastor, officiating.

Burial was made in Riverside Cemetery.

Mrs. Bennett died Friday night, May 13, 1966, after a lingering illness. She was a guest in the United Helpers Home for several years.

She was born July 31, 1878, in Curwensville, Pa., a daughter of James and Marion Livingston Wright. She married M.D. Bennett and they lived in Norwood since. He died several years ago.

Surviving is one sister, Miss Marie Wright, Curwensville Pa., four grandchildren. Her two sons, William Bennett and Minot Bennett are deceased.

She was a member of the United Church of Christ, and for many years she was very active in church and community work. She was a member of Lyra Chapter, OES.


(From the Pauline Deshaies collection, original source unknown).