Bennett Strait, 84, of Sycamore, died Sunday, June 23, 2013, at Wyandot Memorial Hospital, Upper Sandusky.
He was born March 24, 1929, in Cairnbrook, Pa., to William and Jessie (McKinney) Strait. He married Goldie B. (Barnhart) Oct. 2 ,1948, in Hagerstown, Md., and she survives in Sycamore.
Also surviving are two children, Patricia (George) Cunningham of Tiffin and Gordon (Julie) Strait of Sycamore; four grandchildren; three great-grandchildren; a sister, Irene Corfman of Sycamore; and four half brothers, Orville Strait of Bloomville, Raymond Strait and Joseph Strait, both of Green Springs, and Clarence Strait of Tiffin.
He was preceded in death by his parents and a half brother, Leonard Strait.
His funeral will be 11 a.m. Thursday, June 27, 2013, at Walton-Moore Funeral Home, Sycamore, with the Rev. Matt Garrabrant officiating. Burial will follow at Pleasant View Cemetery, Sycamore.
Visitation will be 5-8 p.m. Wednesday at the funeral home where Enterprise Lodge No. 579 F & A.M. will conduct a Masonic service at 8 p.m.
Memorial contributions may be made to the charity of the donor’s choice in care of Walton-Moore Funeral Home, P.O. Box 350, Sycamore, OH 44882.