Jon O. Bennett

Jon Owen Bennett, 60, of Markle, IN, died Sunday, July 7, 2019, at Visiting Nurse and Hospice Home, in Fort Wayne.

Mr. Bennett was a graduate of Indiana University and received his master’s degree of science and education with a focus in school administration. He worked for both Bluffton and Huntington school corporations and retired in 2018. He was a member of St. Elizabeth Ann Seton Catholic Church.

He was born in Bluffton to Charles W. and Lucy M. Bunch Bennett. He married Carol Siener in 1984, and she survives.

Additional survivors include two sons, Brandon (Dana) Bennett and Brett Bennett; a sister, Susan (Michael) Monnot; and a stepmother, Marge Bennett.

A memorial Mass will be held Friday, July 12, 2019, at 11 a.m. at St. Elizabeth Ann Seton Catholic Church, 10700 Aboite Center Rd, Fort Wayne, with calling one hour prior to the Mass.

Memorials are to Visiting Nurse and Hospice Home, 5910 Homestead Rd., Fort Wayne, IN 46804.

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