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Gerard "Gerry" Bennett

September 28, 1969 ~ January 2, 2018 (age 48)

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Funeral Service
January 5, 2018

10:00 AM
McKenzies Portage Funeral Chapel
56 Royal Road South
Portage la Prairie, Manitoba R1N 1T6

Gerard Donald Bennett

Suddenly on Tuesday, January 2, 2018 Gerard Bennett passed away at the age of 48 years.

Left to mourn Gerry’s passing are his spouse Samantha Spence; mother Donna Furgeson.  He also leaves to mourn his siblings: sister Tammie Lynn (Floyd), sister Cassandra (Rob) and niece Olivia and nephew Carson, brother Colin and nephew Kaleb.  He also leaves behind his nephews Aaron and Sean, extended family and friends.

Gerry was predeceased by his brother Dennis in 2013.

A Funeral Service will be held at McKenzies Portage Funeral Chapel on Friday, January 5, 2018 at 10:00am led by Rev. Julie Baker.

As expressions of sympathy, if friends so wish, donations may be made in Gerry’s memory to Heart and Stroke Foundation of Manitoba – Central Region, c/o #3 - 2430 Victoria Ave, Brandon, MB R7A 5B7 or Canadian Diabetes Association, 200 – 310 Broadway, Winnipeg, MB R3C 0S6.

A tree will be planted in memory and cared for by McKenzies Portage Funeral Chapel.  204-857-4021

Charitable donations may be made to:

Heart and Stroke Foundation of Manitoba
Unit 3 - 2430 Victoria Avenue, Brandon MB R7B 0M5
Tel: 1-204-571-4080

Diabetes Canada
Diabetes Canada (Manitoba & Nunavut) 401-1 Wesley Ave, Winnipeg MB R3C 4C6
Tel: 1-204-925-3800

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