Robert Bennett, USN (Ret.) completed life's ultimate tour of duty on Tuesday, April 7th, 2015. CPO Bennett accepted his final orders surrounded by family with quiet dignity at home in Raleigh, NC. He is survived by his wife of 45 years, Barbara; daughters Kimberlee (Michael) Champitto and Kelly Jo (Tim) Vancelette, grandchildren, Christopher, Quinton and Cole (Champitto), Abby, Alex, Kylie and Holly (Vancelette), brother Richard (Mary Ellen), sisters Joanne (Tom) Read and Vicki (Michele) Bennett-Ugino. His mother, Alma Bennett, joined him in heaven on April 9, 2015.
A funeral mass will be held at St. Mary Mother of the Church (Vandora Springs) in Garner on Friday, April 17 at 6:00pm. If desired, honor Bob via donation to FisherHouseFoundation.org helping wounded vets and their families. Condolences may be expressed at: