Brother Paul “Pete” Bennett was born in Tucson on February 1, 1927. He passed died of natural causes in his hometown on February 14, 2020 at the age of 93.
He graduated from Tucson High School. Following his WWII military service, he studied at the University of Arizona and joined Sigma Chi. He then graduated from the College of Physicians and Surgeons in San Francisco.
There, Brother Bennett met his wife, Janet, and they married on July 15, 1950. He returned to Tucson with Janet, where he and his wife raised five children.
For decades, Brother Bennett practiced dentistry at Tucson Medical Square. He served as President of the Tanque Verde School Board and was President of the Kiwanis Club of Tucson.
He was preceded in death by his wife of 61 years; and two of his sons, Gerald and David. He leaves three children, Susan, Paul and Alan; six grandchildren, and five great-grandchildren.
All Honor to His Name