BENNETT, Wendell F. 1929-2017
BENNETT, UETZ, JONSON, STILLE, SMITH
Posted By: K. L. Kittleson
Date: 5/5/2017 at 20:06:12
Friday, January 13, 2017 at Nazareth Evangelical Lutheran Church in Cedar Falls
Thursday at Kearns Funeral Service Kimball Chapel;
and also one hour before the service at the church.
Garden of Memories Cemetery. Military rites will be conducted by the Guy W. Iversen AMVETS Post #49, Cedar Falls and the Iowa National Guard Honors Detail
Nazareth Evangelical Lutheran Church 7401 University Avenue Cedar Falls, Iowa 50613
Wendell F. Bennett, 87, of Waterloo, Iowa, died Monday, January 9, 2017, at NorthCrest Specialty Care from complications of a fall.
He was born October 10, 1929, in Charles City, Iowa, the son of Lester and Hannah (Uetz) Bennett. He was a graduate of Charles City High School. He married Vernetta Jonson on May 27, 1967, in Charles City.
Wendell served in the U.S. Army National Guard 0during the Korean Conflict. He worked in sales for Prudential Insurance for 17 years and following his retirement he worked 17 years at HyVee. He was a member of the Cedar Falls AMVETS Post #49, Prudential Lifetime Employee Association, past member of Ascension Lutheran Church and current member of Nazareth Evangelical Lutheran Church.
Wendell is survived by his wife, Vernetta of Waterloo; three sons: Bryan (Maureen) Bennett of Cedar Rapids, David (Tara) Bennett of Evansdale, Tim (Kristin) Bennett of Grimes; one daughter, Patty (Jason) Chapman of Manchester; and nineteen grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by his parents; two brothers, John and Leonard Bennett; and by two sisters, Lorraine Smith and Lorretta Stille.
Source: Kearns Funeral Service
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