David Bennett

Gladwin, Michigan

1950 - 2019


Send Flowers

David E. Bennett, 69, of Beaverton, Michigan, passed away on Monday, Aug. 19, 2019, at MidMichigan Health, Midland. He was born on July 7, 1950, the son of Edward and Violet (Swarvar) Bennett in Muskegon. On May 17, 1980, he was united in marriage to his true love Chris King in Beaverton. Dave graduated from Coleman High School in 1968. He was employeed by Presidio Ford in Beaverton for 10 years during and after school. After leaving Presidio Ford he went to work as a machinist for Brown Machine for 40 years until his retirement.
Dave loved working in his garage from tinkering to mastering his own so called inventions. He enjoyed fixing cars and when he was younger drag racing. When he wasn't working Dave could be found in his paradise at his property. Dave was affiliated with the Beaverton United Methodist Church.
Left to cherish his memory are his loving wife of 39 years, Chris Bennett of Beaverton; sister, Janice Hain of Grand Blanc; sister-in-law, Caroline Johnson of Beaverton; nieces, Kim (Greg) Abbas, Tammy (Chad) Gower, Julie (Mark) Herron and Kellie (James) LaVallier; great-niece, Alyssa Abbas and five other great-nieces and nephews; special cat, Chloe. He is preceded in death by his parents, brothers-in-law, Doug King and Marty Hain.
Memorial services will be conducted on Friday, Aug. 23, 2019, noon at Hall-Kokotovich Funeral Home, Beaverton, Michigan. The family will receive friends from 10:30 a.m. until the time of service. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made according to the donor's charity of choice. www.hallkokotov ichfuneralhome.com.

Read More

Guest Book

Not sure what to say?

My Heart goes out to Christy and David's Family. I am in Shock. I have wonderful memories of a great guy. We worked at Presidio's together for years and I have fond memories of racing his car, riding our Honda's, Boating, Our winter trips to enjoy our snowmobiles and much more. Rest in peach my friend.

My Heart goes out to Christy and David's family. I am so shocked. I have wonderful memories of a great guy. We worked many years at Presidio's and had wonderful times racing his car, riding our Honda Bikes, boating and being crazy on our snowmobiles. Rest in Peace my friend.