Mildred Bennett(1924 - 2013)

Mildred E.

Rossbach Stone Bennett

Portsmouth, NH - Mildred E. Rossbach Stone Bennett, 88, died Friday, April 7, 2013 in Portsmouth, New Hampshire at the Clipper Harbor of Portsmouth Nursing and Rehab Center due to respiratory failure/dementia.

Mrs. Bennett was born at Vassar Hospital, Poughkeepsie on May 18, 1924 to John Rossbach and Mildred Schryver Rossbach-Budicin of Hyde Park. Mildred attended Hyde Park Schools and graduated from F.D. Roosevelt High School, class of 1942.

Mildred was predeceased by her mother and father; her first husband, Theodore Stone; second husband, Sherman Bennett; and brother, John C. Rossbach.

She is survived by her son, Lawrence A. Stone, of Well's, Maine; daughter, Paula C. Oliver, of Port St. Lucie, Florida; step-daughter, Susan Temple, of Hopewell Junction; brother, Charlie F. Rossbach and wife, Beverly (Randolph) Rossbach, of Hyde Park; sister-in-law, Barbara (Landry) Rossbach, of Hyde Park; seven grandchildren; eight great-grandchildren; and many nieces and nephews.

Burial will be private and at the convenience of the family.

In lieu of flowers, the family respectfully requests memorial donations to , Jefferson Plaza, Suite 103, Poughkeepsie, NY 12601-4060 (www.alz.org).

To send an online condolence, please visit www.sweetsfuneralhome.com.

Published in the Poughkeepsie Journal on June 12, 2013