Ernest L. Bennett – 7-8-2017

Welcome to the
memorial page for 

Ernest L. Bennett

 March 16, 1954
~ July 1, 2017

OBITUARY

SERVICE DETAILS

VISITATION - Saturday 7-8-2017
Lawson Funeral Home & Cremation Services
243 Broadway
Long Branch, NJ 07740
10:00AM-11:00AM

 
FUNERAL SERVICE - Saturday 7-8-2017
Lawson Funeral Home & Cremation Services
243 Broadway
Long Branch, NJ 07740
11:00AM 
 
INTERMENT FOLLOWING FUNERAL SERVICE
White Ridge Cemetery
Eatontown, NJ 07724
 
 
 


Ernest Lester Bennett best known as "Mike" was born on March 16, 1954 in Neptune, NJ.  Mike was one of 12 children born to Juanita Bennett-Mills.  

Mike attended grade school and high school in Long Branch where he was a resident most of his life.  Mike worked for NJ Transit Railroad for 23 years until retirement.  He recently worked for the Long Branch Housing Authority as a Security Guard.  He was a proud member of the United Brothers which is a social group he enjoyed which gave back to the community.  Mike was an avid football fan and a Western Movie Connosseur.  Mike's biggest joy in life was the time he spent with his grandson Michael.

He was predeceased by his mother Juanita Bennett-Mills, 3 sisters Catherine Jones, Dorothy Bennett and Ernestine Donald and 1 brother Sam Mills Jr.  

He leaves behind to cherish his memories a daughter Jenel Lynn Bennett, a grandson Michael Keith Mason, 4 sisters Lillian Finley (Melvin), Caroline Bennett, Mitchaleen Daniels (Clifford) and Jeananne Mills, 3 brothers Wallace Shaw (Mary), Raymond Bennett and Leon Mills, 2 step children Dana and Stacey as well as a host of nieces, nephews, cousins and countless friends. 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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