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Charles E. “Charlie” Bennett

Charles E. “Charlie” Bennett, 81, of Liberty Center, IN, and with ties to Markle, IN, died Monday, Feb. 7, 2022, at Lutheran Hospital.  

Mr. Bennett had worked at Friction Material as a press operator. He was a member of Markle Church of Christ.

He was born on Jan. 20, 1941, to Alonzo and Lillian Rekey Bennett. He married Betty L. Fusselman on Sept. 29, 1963. She survives.

Additional survivors include two sons, Gerald (Niki) Bennett, of Liberty Center, and Kim Bennett, of Bluffton; a sister, Betty Parks, of Zephyrhills, FL; five grandchildren, Jordan Bennett, Brittany Bennett, Elizabeth Hartman, Teagan Bennett and Quentin Monnier; and seven great-grandchildren.

Calling will take place on Sunday, Feb. 13, 2022, from 2 to 5 p.m., at the Myers Funeral Home Markle Chapel, 415 N. Lee St., Markle.

A funeral service will take place on Monday, Feb. 14, 2022, at 11 a.m., with one hour of calling prior to the service, at the funeral home.

Interment will take place at the Markle Cemetery.

Memorials may be made out to American Cancer Society in care of Myers Funeral Home, P.O. Box 403, Markle, IN 46770.

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