Joseph C. Bennet Jr.



Of Fairfax, VA, on Saturday, October 23, 2010. Beloved husband of Evelyn M. Bennet; loving father and step father of Mary Elizabeth Bennet, Sam Bennet, Virginia Scarborough, Katherine Medeiros, Dane Kielsgard, Chris Kielsgard, Mark Kielsgard, and the late William Bennet and Kevin Kielsgard. He is also survived by 10 grandchildren and one great grandchild. Joseph was the second youngest Marine Officer that served in WWII and local Fairfax, VA lawyer since 1950. Funeral arrangements are private. The family suggest that memorial contributions be made to the Humane Society in Joseph's name, 4057 Chain Bridge Rd., Fairfax, VA 22030. Please view and sign the family's guestbook online at:

Published in The Washington Post on Oct. 27, 2010