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Mary Ann Bennett

August 1, 1931 - May 2, 2018

MUNCIE – Mary Ann Bennett, 86, went to be with the Lord on Wednesday, May 2, 2018 following a brief illness at Providence Anderson Post-Acute Rehabilitation Center in Anderson.

Mary was born on August 1, 1931 in Muncie, the only daughter of John and Hazel Logan’s eight children. She graduated from Desoto High Scho…READ MORE

MUNCIE – Mary Ann Bennett, 86, went to be with the Lord on Wednesday, May 2, 2018 following a brief illness at Providence Anderson Post-Acute Rehabilitation Center in Anderson.

Mary was born on August 1, 1931 in Muncie, the only daughter of John and Hazel Logan’s eight children. She graduated from Desoto High School in 1949 and married her high school sweetheart, Carl Burns, on June 25, 1950. Together, they owned Fisher’s Brake Service, a local family-run business, for many years. On October 25, 1985, she and her second husband, Jack Bennett, were married.

She was a long-time member of the Moose Lodge and enjoyed bowling, ballroom dancing, shopping, and especially spending time with her family. Mrs. Bennett attended North Christian Church in Markleville, IN.

Survivors include three children, Pam Catlett (husband, Rick), Ellen Byrum (husband, Brent) and David Burns (wife, Nancy); three step-children, Joe Bennett (wife, Jill), Jeanna Young, and Gayle Keating (husband, Raymond); fourteen grandchildren, Tonya Cruise (husband, Curtis), Amy Bews (husband, Jeff), Andrew Catlett (wife, Marcia), Kristen Slone (husband, Rob), Kyle Dishman (wife, Karli), Caitlin Neidert (husband, David), Trent Burns (wife, Sherri), Jason Burns, Ashbie Bennett, Bryce Bennett, Jennifer Gaddis (husband, David), Ginger Staufenbeil  (husband, Ryan), Hannah Young and Blake Byrum; seventeen great grand-children; and two brothers, Bill Logan and Dale Logan.

She was preceded in death by her previous husbands, Carl Burns, in 1983; and Jack Bennett, in 2015; infant son Robert, in 1951, mother, father and several brothers.

Funeral Services will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Monday, May 7, 2018 at The Meeks Mortuary and Crematory, Mt. Pleasant Chapel, 7901 W. Isanogel Road, Muncie with Pastor Jerome Bell officiating. Burial will follow at Elm Ridge Cemetery.

Family and friends may call at The Meeks Mortuary and Crematory, Mt. Pleasant Chapel, 7901 W. Isanogel Road, Muncie from 2:00 p.m. until 6:00 p.m. on Sunday, May 6, 2018 or one hour prior to services on Monday.

Her family would like to thank Keystone Woods Assisted Living and Paradigm Hospice for the excellent care she received while in their care.

Memorial contributions may be directed to the Alzheimer’s Association, 50 E. 91st Street, Suite 100, Indianapolis, IN  46240 or www.alz.org.indiana or to the American Cancer Society, 8604 Allisonville Road, Suite 140, Indianapolis, IN  46250 or www.cancer.org.

Online condolences may be sent to the family at www.meeksmortuary.com.

 

 

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Service Information

Visitation Information

Date: Sunday, May 6, 2018

Time: 2:00 pm - 6:00 pm

The Meeks Mortuary and Crematory, Mt. Pleasant Chapel

Address:

7901 West Isanogel Road
Muncie, Indiana 47304


Service Information

Date: Monday, May 7, 2018

Time: 11:00 am

The Meeks Mortuary and Crematory, Mt. Pleasant Chapel

Address:

7901 West Isanogel Road
Muncie, Indiana 47304


Cemetery Information

Date: Monday, May 7, 2018

Elm Ridge Cemetery

Address:

4600 W. Kilgore Avenue
Muncie, IN 47304


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