William Wayne Bennett

December 21, 1977 ~ August 5, 2020 (age 42)


William Wayne Bennett, 42, of Battle Creek passed away suddenly on Wednesday, Aug. 5, 2020, at home.

William was born Dec. 21, 1977, in St. Joseph, the son of Vern and Irene (Rhinehart) Bennett.

William is survived by a daughter, Carri (Jacob) Pelfry of Paintsville, Ky.; two sons, William Bennett and John Bennett, both of Tomahawk, Ky.; a grandson, Gunner Pelfry; his mother, Irene (David) Morris of Hagerhill, Ky.; his father, Vern (Debra) Bennett of Battle Creek; a brother, Donald (Andrea) Bennett of Denver, Ky.; and three step-sisters.

William is preceded in passing by two brothers, Vern Bennett III and Michael Bennett.

The family will welcome friends from 9 a.m.-12:30 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 8, at the Calvin Funeral Home, Hartford, before proceeding to Maple Hill Cemetery for a graveside service at 1 p.m. Please remember that only ten people may be in the funeral home at a time, so please be patient and you will get an opportunity to visit with the family. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to the family. Those wishing to leave memorial condolences for the family may do so at

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Visitation (with restrictions)
August 8, 2020

9:00 AM to 12:30 PM
Calvin Funeral Home
8 East Main Street, Post Office Box 96
Hartford, MI 49057

Graveside Service (with restrictions)
August 8, 2020

1:00 PM
Maple Hill Cemetery
60500 County Road 687
Hartford, MI 49057


Family (for Funeral Expenses)

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