Death Notices

Back to List

Thursday June 21, 2018

BENNETT, Frederick Joseph (1931 - 2018)  – in the presence of family at the Norfolk Hospital Nursing Home, Simcoe on Thursday, June 21st, 2018 in his 88th year.  Beloved husband of the late Donna (nee Cunningham) Bennett (2004).  Loving father of Wayne Bennett (Shirley Valstar), Larry Bennett (Nancy Burton) of Tweed, Marion Noon (Paul) of Hamilton, Jayne Barr (Ron) of Windham Centre, David Bennett (Conni Banfield) of Jarvis and Michael Bennett (Nancy) of New York.  Cherished grandfather of many grandchildren & great grandchildren.  Fred will be lovingly remembered by his dear friend & companion Ina Blois of Windham Centre.  Predeceased by his parents, the late Arthur & May Bennett and by his siblings Noreen Bryson, Dorothy Reid, Dolly McAvoy & Edward Bennett.  Fred will be sadly missed by many nieces, nephews & extended family.  Prior to his retirement, Fred was well known as the owner & operator of Bennett’s Machine Shop and the Windham Centre Variety.  Friends are invited to share their memories of Fred with his family at the JASON SMITH FUNERAL CHAPEL, 689 Norfolk St. North  Simcoe for visitation on Tuesday, June 26th, 2018 from 10:00 – 11:00 a.m.  Fred’s memorial service will be held in the chapel following visitation at 11:00 a.m. with Deacon Dave Callaghan officiating.  Interment of Ashes:  Windham Centre Cemetery at 1:00 p.m.  As a passionate fan of his grand daughters hockey team, those wishing to donate in memory of Fred are asked to consider the Norfolk Hericanes Hockey Club.  Personal online condolences at (519) 426-0199

Send Condolence | View Condolences
Send A Condolonce