Bridget A. Bennett

BRIDGET A. BENNETT, 92, OF SOUTH COVENTRY TWP. Bridget Agnes "Bea" (Frain) Bennett, 92, of South Coventry Twp., Pottstown, wife of the late William J. Bennett, passed away peacefully on Tuesday at her home. Born in County Mayo, Ireland, she was the daughter of the late Michael and Mary (Duffy) Frain. Bridget was a devoted mother and grandmother. She was a member of St. Joseph RC Church in Spring City and was an active member of the Phoenixville Senior Center. Bea was a talented seamstress, helped with her local Girl Scout Troop, and was the founder of Carr-Bennett Irish Dancing School in Philadelphia. Surviving are her daughters: Rosemary Keller, wife of Dave, of Pottstown; and Anna Marie Tracy, wife of Jay, of Union, KY; son William Bennett, husband of Janet, of Moorestown, NJ; grandchildren Ben Tracy, husband of Jessica, Owen, Daniel and Colin Tracy, David Keller, Kristen Fox, wife of Thomas, Thomas and Joseph Keller, and Kevin and Jill Bennett; and great grandchildren Taryn and Quinn Tracy. A Funeral Mass will be celebrated on Friday, 10:30 a.m. at St. Joseph RC Church, 3640 Schuylkill Road, Spring City with Rev. Charles R. O'Hara officiating. Burial will follow in Our Lady of Grace Church Cemetery, Langhorne. Visitation will be Friday from 9:30 to 10:15 a.m. at the church. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in Bridget's name to Phoenixville Area Senior Center, 153 Church Street, Phoenixville, PA 19460 Catagnus Funeral Home & Cremation Center, Ltd., 329 N. Lewis Road, Royersford. View obituaries or send condolences at

Published in The Mercury on Aug. 30, 2012