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Burket-Truby Funeral Home of Oakmont

Bennett, Merle E.




Merle E. Bennett, Jr., 94 of Penn Hills passed away on Saturday, November 20, 2021. He was born in Verona, Pa on June 17, 1927, son of late Merle E Bennett Sr. and Alice Stuart Myers. Beloved Husband for 72 years of Christine (Sylvester) Bennett. Loving Father of Dean Bennett, David Bennett, Debra Mostel, Laura Knight, and Lisa (James) Bibel. Grandfather of Jeff Bennett, Charles Mostel, Gregory (Michelle) Mostel, Daniel Loxterman, Christopher Loxterman, Meredith Bennett, Emily Bibel, Jesse Bibel, Christian Bennett, and the late Brian Mostel. Great-Grandfather of Samuel Mostel. Merle was a World War II Navy Veteran who enjoyed hunting, fishing, and woodworking, especially carving birds. He will be remembered as being a wonderful Husband and Father. Friends and relatives will be received on Tuesday, November 23, 2021 from 6-8 p.m. at the BURKET-TRUBY FUNERAL HOME CREMATION & ALTERNATIVE SERVICES INC. 421 Allegheny Ave. Oakmont. Please wear a mask inside the funeral home. Blessing service and entombment in Twin Valley Memorial Park will be private for the family.