Richard Bennet

Obituary of Richard K. Bennet

Richard K. Bennet, Beloved Husband, Brother, Uncle and Friend, passed away Feb 5, 2021.  Rich was a graduate of Pittsford Sutherland High School, Class of 1967. He attended Robert Morris University and RIT, was a veteran of the US Air Force, and was stationed in Thailand during the Vietnam War.  He is survived by his wife Patricia Bennet, his sisters, Dawn (Wayne) Sherry, Lori (Chuck) Merlo. Nephews, Vince (Sarah) Sherry, Art (Nicole) Sherry, Jeffrey Merlo, and nieces, Jessica (Christian) Messler, Katherine Bennet.  He was predeceased by his Mother, Mazie Bennet, Father, Arthur Bennet, Brother Barry Bennet, and Brother Greg Bennet. Rich enjoyed his career in Sales, he retired from LCL Electronics. Rich's passion was boating.  He was Commodore at Willows Yacht Club, in Braddock’s Bay Marina. Rich enjoyed fast cars, and being a Member of the ROC City Mustangz. Rich was the social energy at any gathering for both family and friends.  His perseverance and love of life will be a lasting lesson for us all. 

A Memorial Service, and Celebration of his Life, will be announced at a later date. For more information, please visit Those wishing to donate in Rich’s memory, may send a donation to Veterans Outreach, Veterans Organization in Rochester, New York, in Richard Bennet’s name.                                    

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