Donna Bennett


Donna Bennett, 68, died Saturday, Jan. 4, 2014, at her home in Garden City.

Donna Bennett, 68, died Saturday, Jan. 4, 2014, at her home in Garden City.

She was born July 20, 1945, in Garden City, to William Alan and Juanita McGregor Selover.

Mrs. Bennett had worked as a payroll clerk for USD 457 for 13 years, retiring in September 2013. She was a member of First Baptist Church of Garden City and Order of the Eastern Star and was involved with the Finney County Relay for Life. She enjoyed playing the piano, puzzles and spending time with her family.

On Jan. 12, 1974, she married Steve Bennett in Garden City. He survives. Other survivors include a son, Rod Widows of Sherwood, Ore.; four daughters, Rachel Wilken and Ann Bennett-Pattison, both of Garden City, Stephanie Bennett of Holcomb, and Patty Renee Burns of Wichita Fall, Texas; two sisters, Aleta Widows of Connell, Wash., and Rose Mary Winget of Scottsdale, Ariz.; 20 grandchildren; and 12 great-grandchildren.

Funeral will begin at 2 p.m. Saturday at Garnand Funeral Home in Garden City. A private burial will take place at a later date.

Visitation hours are 1 to 8 p.m. Friday and 9 a.m. to service time Saturday at the funeral home. Condolences may be emailed to Memorials are suggested to the American Cancer Society, in care of the funeral home, 412 N. Seventh St., Garden City, KS 67846.

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