Lee B. Bennett
BRUNSWICK -- Lee B. Bennett, 71, passed away on March 12, 2013 at his home in Brunswick.
He was born in Mexico on December 18, 1941, the son of Elijah and Alice (Sherwood) Bennett. He graduated Mexico High School, was drafted into the U.S Army, serving time in South Korea.
He attended Husson College in Bangor, graduating with a bachelor's degree in Business. He worked retail for many years. In 1981, he went to work at Bath Iron Works where he retired in 2003.
Lee loved spending summer weekends at camp with his wife Ginny and riding his 4 wheeler. He also liked to hunt, fish, and was an avid reader.
He leaves behind his wife Ginny (Torman); step-daughter, Amanda of Sidney; two step-sons, Sean and his wife, Nichole of Bowdoin, and Jamie of Topsham; one step-grandson Tucker of Sidney; a sister, Linda Lee of Elk River, MN; brothers, Gary Bennett and his wife, Erin of Salem, NH, Hollis Bennett and his wife, Deena of Litchfield; and several nieces and nephews.
He was predeceased by his father Elijah (Ozzie) and his mother, Alice Bennett.
Memorial donation can be made to Hospice of Southern Maine, 180 US Route One, Scarborough, ME 04074.
A service will be held at 2 p.m. on Friday, June 7 in the Chapel at the New Maine Veterans Memorial Cemetery, Mt. Vernon Road, Augusta.