Victoria Bennett


Victoria Bennett
Feb. 18, 1920 - April 2, 2012

Victoria (Vicky) Bennett passed away on April 2, 2012, in Bellevue, Wash. She was born in Walla Walla on Feb. 18, 1920, to Joseph and Catherine Basta and graduated from St. Vincent Academy. She moved to Seattle and worked at Westinghouse until retirement. She married David Bennett in 1943 and they later divorced.

She had a strong sense of family and was a favorite Aunt to many of her nieces and nephews. She had a generous and loving nature and enjoyed her frequent trips to Walla Walla to be with family and friends.

She is survived by her sisters, Mary Branson, Rosemary Davis, Stella Basta and Dolores DiMento; 34 nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by her parents; her brothers, Peter, Tony, Frank and Louie; two sisters, Angie Basta and Raffy Brightbill.

Funeral services will be held today, April 11, 2012, at St. Louise's Church in Bellevue.


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