William L. Bennett


William "Bill" L. Bennett, Sr., 68, of Townville, passed away, Saturday, April 13, 2019 at Titusville Area Hospital. He was born on June 7, 1950 in Meadville, a son of Cecil Bennett and Mary Phelps Bennett. He married Kathleen E. Colwell on June 19, 1971.

He attended Cambridge Springs High School and was employed with Mercer Spring and Wire.

Bill enjoyed hunting and in his earlier years bowling in a league.

In addition to his loving wife, Kathleen; he is survived by two sons, William L. Bennett, Jr. and his companion Flora Sutton of Townville and Eric J. Bennett and his wife Patsy of Munster, Indiana; four grandchildren, Alyssa, Jocelyn, Kyra, and Chapin Bennett; five sisters, Lynda, Jackie and her companion Dale, Deb and her husband Rik, Sue and her companion Ray, and Kandy and her husband Vic; a brother, Rex and his wife Janet; a mother in law, Pearl Colwell of Florida; and a brother in law, Howard Roxberry of Saegertown.

He was preceded in death by his parents; two sisters, Sandi and Bev; a infant brother, Richard; his father in law, William Colwell; and a brother in law, Jim Colwell.

Services will be private at a later date.

Burial will take place in Tryonville Cemetery.

Memorial contributions may be made in Bill's memory to Townville VFD and Ambulance Service, PO Box 6, Townville, PA 16360.

Please take a moment to share a memory or condolence with the family on Bill's Book of Memories online at www.WarrenFH.com.

Bill's arrangements are in the care of Ryan M. Warren Funeral Home and Cremation Services, Inc., 33353 N. Main Street, Townville.
Published on April 15, 2019
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2 posts

Krista Gagean
Apr 15, 2019
Uncle Bill was a great man I always enjoyed conversations with him at family gatherings he will be dearly missed and I will definitely miss the banter between him and my husband Michael. My heart and love goes out to the whole family. Bless you all.
Kathy Cook
Apr 15, 2019
What I say about Bill I worked with him at Mercer spring and wire for 13years I got a long with him he was a great guy to work with many prayers and thoughts are with you and your family 🙏🙏🙏🙏🙏