Bennett, Patricia Lee Age 64, passed away on Tuesday, February 5, 2013 at her home in Desoto, Texas after a two-year battle with cancer. Patricia was born to Frank and Mildred Bennett in Wheaton, Missouri on August 28, 1948. She spent her childhood in Purdy, Missouri and graduated from Purdy High School. While she was at Missouri State University in Springfield, she met Stephen Bennett. They were married on February 21, 1970. They moved to Leonardo, New Jersey where their daughter Christa was born on March 2, 1979. After living in a variety of places, she and her family settled in Desoto, Texas in 1988. She was an amazing wife and mother. Things that brought her enjoyment were sewing, crafting and her pets. She never met an animal she didn't love. She is survived by her husband and best friend, Stephen; her loving daughter Christa Bennett Danesh and husband, Shaun of Frisco, Texas; her sister, Dorothy Fare and husband, Frank of Purdy, Missouri; and many relatives and friends. Patricia requested that her body be donated for research at the University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center in Dallas, Texas. A memorial service will be held at the Arnhart Baptist Church in East Purdy, Missouri.
The Guest Book is expired.
Published in Dallas Morning News on Feb. 12, 2013