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Official Obituary of

Kenneth A. Bennett, Jr.

March 10, 2024

Kenneth A. Bennett, Jr. Obituary

Kenneth Allison Bennett, Jr., age 67, of Bridgeport, OH passed away Sunday, March 10, 2024 in his residence.

Kenny was born May 31, 1956, in Ridley Park, PA, a son of the late Kenneth A. Bennett, Sr. and Margaret (Renshaw) Bennett. He was catholic by faith. He retired from Kimberly Clark in Chester, PA, where he was a machine operator. Kenny loved spending time with his family and friends. Kenny had a lifelong love of Bethany Beach, DE, where he enjoyed boating, clamming, outdoor work, raking leaves, cleaning out the shed and sitting by the fire pit. Kenny also loved to paint, he painted the houses for many family members and friends. He never swayed from looking the part with paint all over himself.  Kenny also had a passion for playing keyboard every chance he had….loud and proud.

Kenny is survived by two sons, Kenneth R. Bennett and Matthew Bennett; siblings, Debbie Bennett, Dawn (Mark) Theriault, Ray (Karen) Bennett, Jean (Rob) Rickards, Jackie (Michelle) Bennett; three grandchildren, Angelina, Kenny Jr., Lilly; along with many loving nieces and nephews. He is also survived by his long-term love, Debbie Salem and her family, Carmella, Tina, Benny, Emmie; and his faithful companion, Pugsie.

A visitation will be held Wednesday, March 27, 2024 at the Gebhart Funeral Home, 3401 Philadelphia Pike, Claymont, DE 19703 from 11:00am until 12:00pm, where a funeral service will begin at 12:00pm.  Burial will follow in Gracelawn Memorial Park, 2220 N. DuPont Pkwy, New Castle, DE 19720.

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March 27, 2024

11:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Gebhart Funeral Homes
3401 Philadelphia Pike
Claymont, DE 19703

Funeral Service
March 27, 2024

12:00 PM
Gebhart Funeral Homes
3401 Philadelphia Pike
Claymont, DE 19703

March 27, 2024

1:15 PM
Gracelawn Memorial Park
2220 N. DuPont Highway
New Castle, DE 19720


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