Geneva Bennett

Geneva Bennett, 84

St. Cloud, Minnesota

formerly of Paynesville & Eden Valley

10/04/1929 - 10/21/2013

Funeral Services will be 1 p.m. on Thursday, October 24, 2013 at the Church of God in Eden Valley (553 Maple Street), for Geneva Bennett, age 84, of St. Cloud, formerly of Paynesville and Eden Valley. Burial will take place in the Eden Lake Cemetery, Eden Valley. Visitation will be one hour prior to services at the church in Eden Valley.

Geneva was born October 4, 1929 in Raymond, Minnesota to Peter and Rica (Van Houten) Sankey. She married Lyndon Bennett on August 3, 1948 in Willmar, Minnesota. They moved to California in 1954. Four sons were born to this union. They returned to Paynesville, MN in 1979. She moved to St. Cloud in 1998.

Geneva is survived by her sons Michael Bennett and Jeff (Kathleen) Bennett both of St. Cloud, 9 grandchildren, 10 great grandchildren, three great great grandchildren, and sister Ruth Bryne of Superior, WI.

Preceding her in death were her parents, husband (1994), sons James (1979) and Bruce (1986), sisters Bertha Tazelaar, Cornelia "Connie" Wieberdink, Wilhelmina "Mina" Narragon, two infant sisters and brothers Joseph, John, Melvin and Wesley Sankey.


Funeral Home

Daniel-Anderson Funeral Home and Cremation Service
115 East James Street Paynesville, MN 56362
(320) 243-3722

Published in the St. Cloud Times on Oct. 22, 2013