Art Bennie


1917 – 2007

Mr. David Arthur (Art) Bennie was called Home to be with his Lord on Saturday, January 20th, 2007 at the age of 89 years. He now walks hand in hand with “his Lola”. Art will be lovingly remembered by his children; Colin (Yvonne) Bennie of Fort St. John, B.C., Lance (Jan) Bennie of Leslieville, Alberta, Sandra Hauff of Armstrong, B.C. and Sylvia (Dennis) Rosentreter of Sylvan Lake, Alberta, his grandchildren; Theresa (Terry), Katherine (Don), Colin (Natalie), Stephen (Amy), Kevin (Judy), Debbie, Keith (Tina), Darlene, David (Jeannine), Myrna (Paul), Duane, Kevin (Jamie), Allen (Corrie), Scott (Kerri), Kim (Dan), Koby, Lyndsay, Colton, Grayson, Colin (Kristy) and Matthew, 24 great-grandchildren and numerous nieces and nephews. He was predeceased by “his Lola” on October 30th, 2005, two brothers; Archie Bennie and George Bennie, one sister; Betty Walroth and one daughter-in-law; Patricia Bennie. Art was a life-time member of the Elks Lodge. Cremation preceded the Funeral Service which will be held at Bethel Funeral Chapel on Saturday, January 27th, 2007 at 1:00 P.M. with Mr. Brian Jackson officiating. Interment of Art’s cremated remains will follow in the Pleasant Valley Cemetery. At the conclusion of the Graveside Service a Reception will take place in the Tea Room at Bethel Funeral Chapel. As an expression of sympathy, those who wish to do so may send donations in memory of Art to the B.C. Heart & Stroke Foundation, #202-3402-27th Avenue, Vernon, B.C. V1T 1S1. Funeral arrangements have been made with BETHEL FUNERAL CHAPEL LTD., 5605-27th Street, Vernon, B.C. VT 8Z5 (250) 542-1187

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