Rosa L. Bennett 86 of Warren passed away Sunday, March 3, 2013 at Trumbull Memorial Hospital in Warren, Ohio. She was born February 18, 1927 in Morgantown, West Virginia to the late John K. and Georgianna (Austin) Morris.
Rosa has lived in Warren the past year and was formerly of Newton Falls and Windham. She retired from G.M. in Lordstown and was a member of the New Hope Baptist Church in Windham. She enjoyed playing bingo, sewing, reading, cooking and spending time with the grandkids.
In addition to her parents , she was preceded in death by her 1st and 2nd husbands, Denzil Carpenter , Russell B. Bennett, daughter, Barb Blewitt, son, Russell B. Bennett, son in law, Daniel Balzer and four brothers.
Survivors include her children, D. Roy (Linda) Carpenter of Warren, Linda Balzer of Newton Falls, Mellany Wooten of Ravenna, grandchildren, Shawn & Brent Carpenter, Olivia Simpson, Brock Brunstertter, Peter Carpenter, Rob McPherson, Adam & Sara Balzer, Jason Purdy, Aaron Bennett, Ryan Bennett, Tessa Wallace, Chanda Blewitt and Brittany & Ian Wooten, 13 great grandchildren, brother, David Morris and sisters, Ruth Morrison, Gene Osburn all of West Virginia.
Calling hours will be 6-8 PM Wednesday, March 6, 2013 and on Thursday, March 7, 2013 from 11:00 AM until time of funeral services at 12 noon at the Shorts Spicer Crislip Funeral Homes Ravenna Chapel with Pastor Larry Engle officiating. Burial will follow in Grandview Memorial Park Ravenna, Ohio. Condolences and memories may be shared with the family at www.sscfuneralhome.com.
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