Virgil E. Bennett, Lancaster, entered his eternal reward on his 94th birthday on Nov. 15 at Grant Regional Health Center in Lancaster.
Funeral services were held on Monday, Nov. 21 at 10 a.m. at Martin Schwartz Funeral Home and Crematory in Lancaster. Reverend Thomas N. Reeder, Jr. of the Apostles Lutheran Church (LCMS) in Platteville officiated. Burial was at St. Mary’s Cemetery in Bloomington. Visitation was on Sunday, Nov. 20 from 1–4 p.m. at the funeral home and on Monday from 9 a.m. until time of services. In lieu of plants and flowers, a Virgil E. Bennett Memorial Fund has been established. Online condolences may be left at www.martinschwartzfuneralhomes.com.
Complete obituary is in the November 23, 2016 issue of The Platteville Journal.