Phyllis Emma (nee Ryan) Bennett
Passed on: June 15th, 2012
Passed peacefully away June 15th, 2012, Phyllis Bennett, after a courageous battle with her illness. Phyllis was predeceased by her husband Walter James Bennett, Sergeant USAF; daughter Sandra Cowley; parents Albert and Violet Ryan; parents-in-law Stewart and Lillian Bennett; brothers: William, Albert and Harold; sisters: Mary and Doris; brothers-in-law: Marcus Ash, Douglas Bennett, Edwin Bennett and sister-in-law Sheila Bennett. Leaving to mourn with loving memories son Doug Bennett (Daphne); son-in-law Pat Cowley (Colette); grandchildren: Robert (Harmonie), Adam (Josee), Ryan, Matthew (Andrea) and Laura. Also four great-grandchildren: Ethan, Ashton, Nolan and Jade; three sisters-in-law: Helen Ryan, Mary Ryan and Phyllis Rennicks; along with numerous nieces and nephews and close friends and relatives. Phyllis was a lifetime active member of St. Thomas' Church and their choir and also with the Masonic Park Ladies Auxiliary. She spent many years travelling with her husband and had a special place in her heart for Ottawa and Toronto where her children and grandchildren lived. Special thanks for the care from St. Clare's, Dr. Gough and the wonderful team of care-givers with TLC. Resting at Carnell’s Funeral Home, 329 Freshwater Road with visitation from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. Monday, June 18th and Tuesday, June 19th. Funeral service to take place on Wednesday, June 20th, 2012 at 11:00 a.m. from St. Thomas’ Anglican Church with interment to follow in the Anglican Cemetery, Forest Rd. Flowers gratefully accepted or charities of one's choice. To send a message of condolence or sign the memorial guest book, please visit www.carnells.com.