Charles Lewis Bennett III

June 18, 1944 ~ March 3, 2018 (age 73)

On March 3, 2018 Charles Lewis Bennett III devoted father of Gina Musser and her husband Cris, Jennifer Funk and her husband Charles, Matthew Bennett and his wife Colleen, Andrew Bennett Sr. and his wife Kymberly and Erin Lester and her husband Gene; dear brother of Kathleen Cunningham, Frank Bennett, Elaine Bell, Linda Oakes, Dorothy Miller, Roberta Jordan, Sandra Luby, Marian Perry and the late John Bennett, Edna Patterson and Rosalie Appel; beloved son of the late Gladys and Charles Bennett Jr.; loving grandfather of Adam Bennett, Tyler Musser, Tara Funk, Nicholas Bennett, Joseph Musser, Alaina Funk, Mary Kate Bennett, Kaelynne Suprik, Aiden Suprik, Andrew Bennett Jr. and Autumn Lester; great grandfather of Lily Bennett. Also survived by many nieces and nephews.

A funeral service will be held at the Connelly Funeral Home of Essex, 300 Mace Avenue on Frday at 11 am. Visiting hours on Thursday 3-5 and 7-9 pm. Interment Holly Hill Memorial Gardens.

Contributions may be made to the COPD foundation at or the American Heart Association at

Donations may be made to:

COPD Foundation

American Heart Association

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