John Joseph Bendowski|
1937 ~ 2014
Our loving husband, father, grandfather, great grandfather and friend, John Joseph Bendowski passed away peacefully on May 29, 2014 after his struggle with dementia.
He was born on August 25, 1937 in California and was the only child of Kathryn Cribbs and George Bennett. He was in the Navy Reserves and saw many parts of the world. He married his sweetheart Sherrie Cossey on April 2, 1971 in the Manti Temple. He was a resident of Copperton for 40+ years and has made many wonderful lifelong friends. He was a faithful member of the LDS Church and served in the temple. He enjoyed cleaning everything and anything, going on vacations with family and friends and his dog, Mollie.
John is preceded in death by his parents. He is survived by his wife Sherrie, his children, Noel Clement (Gary) and Josh Bendowski (Heather), his grandchildren, Rylie Diem (Ryan), Charles and Lucas, Amethyst, and great grandson, Hunter.
The family would like to express their gratitude to Garden Terrace nursing home for their love and constant care and all those that helped care for him.
Funeral services will be held Wednesday, June 4, at 11 a.m. at the Copperton Ward, 350 Hillcrest St., Copperton. There will be a viewing Tuesday 6-8 p.m. at Goff Mortuary, 8090 So. State, Midvale, and again Wednesday one hour prior to services at the church. Interment, Lehi City Cemetery.
Published in Salt Lake Tribune on June 1, 2014