Stephen W. Bennett

Stephen W. Bennett, 67, of Huntington, IN, died Thursday, May 10, 2018, at 8:25 p.m. at his residence.

Mr. Bennett was a 1969 graduate of Churubusco High School. He was a design engineer at both Zimmer and DePuy in Warsaw. He also worked for the Huntington County Sheriff’s Department and was a reserve officer for the Huntington City Police Department. He was a pilot and a member of the Young Eagles Club of Huntington.

He was born July 3, 1950 in Wolf Lake, Noble County, to Charles G. “Bus” and Nila A. Scott Bennett. His mother survives in Columbia City. He married Carolyn Smith on June 5, 1999, in Huntington, and she also survives.

Additional survivors include three sons, Brock S. (Richelle) Bennett and Brice D. (Melissa) Bennett, both of Fort Wayne, and Timothy O. Spencer, of Huntington; three daughters Nicole R. Bennett and Baili A. (Travis) Spangler, both of Fort Wayne, and Angela D. (Michelle) Spencer, of Atlanta, GA; a brother, Robert (Debbie) Bennett, of Columbia City; a sister, Karen S. (Chet) Zorn, of Leesburg; and eight grandchildren.

Calling is Tuesday, May 15, 2018, from 4 p.m. to 7 p.m. at Bailey-Love Mortuary, 35 W. Park Drive, Huntington. A funeral service will be held Wednesday, May 16, 2018, at 10 a.m., with Rev. Brice Bennett officiating. There will be one hour of visitation prior to the service. Burial will be in Merriam Christian Chapel Cemetery in Noble County.

Memorials are to Huntington County Humane Society, in care of Bailey-Love Mortuary, 35 W. Park Drive, Huntington, IN 46750.
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