William Dale Bennett, 58 of Brazil, passed away quietly on Monday, June 9, 2014 at IU Methodist Hospital after suffering a debilitating stroke. Mr Bennett was born in Portsmouth, VA the son of Paul W. and Evelyn G. (Walker) Bennett William was a retired Marine serving in California, Okinawa, Japan, North Carolina, and Texas. He also served at the American Embassies in Moscow, USSR and Ottawa, Canada. Willie enjoyed all sports, fishing, pool, cards and liked to watch ESPN.
William was preceded in death by his father, mother and son, Christopher Bennett.
Willie is survived by his son; Michael Bennett, brother; Robert L. Bennett, sisters; Diane Bennett-Jennings, Cathy Bennett-Williamson, Belinda Bennett and Lou-Anne Bennett-Pearman. many nieces, nephews cousins and his uncle; Fred and Aunt Arden Walker.
Graveside services will be at Danville National Cemetery at 1:00PM (CST) Monday, June 23, 2014 with Military Honors.
Arrangements are under the direction of Simple Cremations and Burials
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