Russell Roy Bennett, 60, of Wormleysburg Pa, passed away unexpectedly Sunday, September 29, 2019. Russ was born October 31, 1958 in Harrisburg, PA. He was preceded in death by his mother Joan Plantz, step-father Morris “Boone” Plantz, father Daniel Bennett and nephew Ryan Bennett.
He is survived by his step-mother Patricia Bennett, brothers: Bret Bennett, Mark Bennett (spouse Marie), Jay Bennett (Fiancé Helene Ebright) and Kevin Plantz, sisters: Tonya Morrison (spouse Tim), Dana Tucker (spouse Herb), and Melissa Plantz (spouse Timothy Mullenhour). He also has many nieces, nephews, grandnieces, and grandnephews.
Russ loved life to the fullest; he loved people and socializing! His life was about boating, the Susquehanna River, snowmobiling, going to his hunting camp, visiting Key West and of course, his social life! He was a member of numerous clubs including but not limited to the Mechanicsburg Men’s Club, Enola Sportsman’s Club, New Cumberland VFW, Keystone Aquatic Club and Sons of the American Legion.
A viewing will be held Friday, October 4, 2019 from 6-8pm at Sullivan Funeral Home, 51 N. Enola Drive Enola, PA 17025. A celebration of life will be held Saturday, October 5, 2019, from 12-6pm at the Mechanicsburg Men’s Club Picnic Grounds, 80 Glendale Drive Mechanicsburg PA 17050 (off Wertzville Road). In lieu of flowers please make a contribution to the Ryan M. Bennett Memorial Fund C/O Charity Smith Nonprofit Foundation, 13100 Filly Lane Trucker CA 96161.
The Sullivan Funeral Home is honored to serve the Bennett family.