LaMar A. Bennett, 43, North Manchester, died at 8:45 p.m., April 21, 2016 in his residence.
He was born Oct. 19, 1972 in Goshen to Chauncey L. Bennett and Karen E. (Metzger) Frantz, of North Manchester.
He graduated from Fairfield High School in 1991. He did volunteer work at Black Pines Animal Sanctuary in Albion and the Fort Wayne Children’s Zoo. He was formerly employed at McDonald’s, North Manchester, Owen’s Supermarket, Warsaw and Kroger’s, Gosehn. He was most recently employed by Wal-Mart, in Wabash.
He is survived by his brother: LaMont A. (Tiffany) Bennett, Sidney; his step-brother: Joe Frantz, (Ohio); his sister: Lisa R. Bennett, Nappanee; step-sister: Gail (Fred) Gish, Claypool; three nephews and one niece.
He was preceded by his father.
A funeral service will occur at 11 a.m. Wednesday, April 27 at McKee Mortuary, 1401 SR 114 West, North Manchester.
Pastor Andrew Gathany will officiate.
A private burial at North Manchester Old German Baptist Brethren Cemetery, North Manchester will occur directly after the service.
Memorials may be made to Black Pines Animal Sanctuary, 1426 W 300 N Albion.
McKee Mortuary is in charge of arrangements.