Martin F. Bennett, 69, of Meriden, passed away on Monday, Dec. 24, 2018, at his home. He was the beloved husband of Linda (Barry) Bennett. Born in Philadelphia, Penn., he was raised in Atlantic City, N.J., and lived in Las Vegas, Nev., prior to living in New Britain for 23 years, and then settling in Meriden in 1995. Martin was employed as a Charter Driver for DATTCO, Inc. for 25 years. He enjoyed his job there and was loved by all his coworkers.
Along with his wife, he leaves his two children, George Bennett of New Britain, and his sons, Jordan, and Shaun Bennett and his wife, Kate of Kenmore, Wash., and their children, Dodge, Dakota, Elliott, and Charlie. He also leaves his step-sister, Sandy Clarkson of Las Vegas, Nev., sister-in-law, Susan Cyr and her husband, Phil of New Britain, brother-in-law, Richard Barry of New Britain, his niece, Amy Kostek and her daughter, Holly Kostek of Southington, and his adored canine companions, Buster and Lily.
Relatives and friends are invited to call on Friday, Dec. 28, from 1-3 p.m. and 5 to 7 p.m. at the Burritt Hill Funeral Home, 332 Burritt St., New Britain, followed by a funeral service at 7 p.m. To share a memory with his family, please visit us at www.burritthill.com .