Carol “Jo” Bennett, 80, Stockton, died Saturday, Sept. 1, 2018, in Stockton.

She was born April 1, 1938, in Jewell County to Greg Thummel and Mildred (Ulin) Thummel.

She married Harold C. Bennett on May 17, 1958, in Esbon. He preceded her in death.

Survivors include three sons, Greg Bennett and Ken Bennett, both of Topeka, and Gary Bennett, Garden City; three daughters, Jeri Atwood, Lawrence, Teresea Bennett, Ellis, and Lyneatte Arreguin, Topeka; a brother, Ted Thummel, Esbon; a sister, Jean Bragdon, Raytown, Mo.; 10 grandchildren; and six great-grandchildren.

Services will be at 10:30 a.m. Saturday at St. Thomas Catholic Church, Stockton; burial will be at 2:30 p.m. Saturday in St. Elizabeth Cemetery, near Esbon.

Visitation will be from 2 to 8 p.m. Friday with family receiving friends from 6 to 8 p.m. at Plumer-Overlease Funeral Home, Stockton.

A vigil will be at 7 p.m. Friday at the funeral home.

Memorials are suggested to Veterans of Foreign Auxiliary or St. Thomas Church, in care of the funeral home.

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