Barbara F. Bennett

May 06, 2019
Barbara Bennett

Owls Head — Barbara French Bennett, 85, passed away at her home Monday, April 29, 2019.

She was the daughter of Edward Eugene and Adeline Jane French of Bennington, N.H.

Barbara is survived by her husband, Norman Bennett, 90, of Owls Head; their four children, Lynn Williams of Owls Head, Richard Bennett of Pittsburg, Pa., Teresa Crowe and her husband, Richard Crowe, of Peterborough, N.H., and Annette Mather and husband Paul Mather of South Thomaston; her grandchildren, Pam Bryer and her husband, Zac Cornish, of Rockland, Jacob Lyons, Erin Lyons, Elizabeth Lyons, Reuben Lyons, Annie Morozko, Ali Lyons and Cyrus Lyons, Bennett Mather and Samuel Mather; three great-grandchildren, Logan, Hawkins and Violet. She is also survived by a recently found sister, Helen McKendry, of Manchester; and a brother, Alan Whittemore, who lives in California; as well as many extended family members and too many friends to count.

Norm and Barbara retired to Maine in 2005. While living in New Hampshire, Barbara worked in hospice care and for the school lunch program. She enjoyed music, reading, good conversation and family.

A small family ceremony will be announced at a later date.

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Arrangements are in the care of Burpee, Carpenter & Hutchins Funeral Home, 110 Limerock Street, Rockland.

Arrangements are with Burpee, Carpenter & Hutchins Funeral Home, Rockland.

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