ROCKFORD, Mich. - Mrs. Mary E. Bennett, age 84, of Rockford, and formerly of Big Rapids and Lakeland FL, passed away on Tuesday, October 9, 2012.
She was a 1946 graduate of Negaunee High School and then attended a business college. Mary worked as the Registrar for Ferris State University .
She is survived by her children, Pamela (Tim) Turco, Jerry (Judy) Bennett, and Marcia (Mike) Cook; grandchildren, Heather (Kirk) Blackmon, Janelle Turco, Lisa Bennett, Michael Cook, Kristen Cook; two great-grandchildren; brother, Dennis (Carol) Maki; and nieces and nephews.
Mary was preceded in death by her loving husband, William Bennett on March 9, 2008, her brother, Raymond Maki, and her mother, Elizabeth Maki.