Melvin Dean Bennett, 64, of Shullsburg, passed away Wednesday, Feb. 12, 2014 at University of Wisconsin-Madison Hospital. He was born Oct. 13, 1949 in Cuba City, the son of LaVerne and Mildred (Fields) Bennett.
A private family committal will be held at a later date in Council Hill Cemetery, rural Galena, Ill. Cremation rites have been accorded. The Furlong Funeral Home, Shullsburg is assisting the family. Online condolences may be left at www.furlongfuneralchapel.com
The family wishes to extend a special thanks to the staff at University of Wisconsin-Madison Hospital for their care and compassion during this difficult time.
For the full obit see the Feb. 20, 2014 edition of the Republican Journal.