Canton - Robert Bennett, 88, of Canton and formerly of Aurora, went to be with his Lord and Savior on March 12, 2021. Born in Cleveland to the late Stanley and Edith Bennett, Robert was preceded in death eleven months earlier by his wife of 67 years, Patsy Joy. He is survived by his children Susan (Bill) Linder and Russ (Judy) Bennett; grandchildren Sarah Linder, Matt Linder (Megan), Adam Bennett (Elise), Josh Bennett (Katie), Jeff Bennett (Kelsey); and great-granddaughters Vivienne, Claire, Elizabeth, and Charlotte.
From 1949-1952, Robert served in the Korean War with the 1st Marine Division, attaining the rank of sergeant. After the war, he worked as a mechanical draftsman. In addition to being active in his church and always being willing to lend a hand to help others, Robert loved spending time with his family, gardening, and bowling. Private services will be held for Robert. You may join the family virtually on March 20, 2021, 10:00 AM, by visiting Robert's memorial page at www.sunsetfuneralandcemetery.com and clicking on the livestream link provided. He will be laid to rest at Sunset Memorial Park, 6245 Columbia Rd, North Olmsted, OH. Memorial contributions may be made to the charity of your choice. Online condolences and memories be left on Robert's guestbook at www.sunsetfuneralandcemetery.com.
Published on March 13, 2021