Margaret A. Bennett of Malvern
Margaret A. Bennett, 81, passed away on Wednesday, October 19, 2016, after a long and full life. Born in Paoli, she was the second child born to John and Esther Beaton. Maggie was born at home on November 24, 1934 on property belonging to the Church of the Good Samaritan where her father was employed. She loved the church and was a life-long member. She graduated as a registered nurse from Chester County Hospital in 1955. Over the years she worked as a nurse at various places including Chester County Hospital, Paoli Memorial Hospital, and for Dr. Clifford Lewis in Malvern. In her retirement years she enjoyed working in the mailroom for Becket and Lee, LLP in Malvern. Maggie last lived at Wayne Manor where she often played bingo and enjoyed the different entertainers the Manor brought in for the residents.
Her parents and her youngest son, David Bennett (Debra), predeceased Maggie in life. She leaves behind her brother Robert Beaton (Phyllis) of Vineland, NJ, daughter Sandra Bennett Malloy of Santa Rosa Beach, FL, and sons John Bennett (Karen) of Colorado Springs, CO, George Bennett (Christine) of Honey Brook, PA, and Andrew Bennett (Anne) of Malvern, PA. Also, surviving are her grandchildren Samantha Bennett, Devon Malloy, Joe Bennett and Dan Bennett, and great grandchildren Nathan and Sarah.
Funeral services will be private.
Contributions in her memory may be made to the Church of the Good Samaritan.
Online condolences may be made by visiting www. dignitymemorial.com/alleva-funeral-home.