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“He was my uncle and I loved being around him. He did the high five game with me. ”
1 of 14 | Posted by: Danika Siener - Clarkston, MI

“Carol, Brandon, and Brett,Jon was a man od many talents and certainly was an outstanding educator and a blessing to the Bluffton Harrison...Read More »
2 of 14 | Posted by: Ann Salscheider - Bluffton, IN

“He was my 1st grade and 4th grade teacher, my National Honors Society favorite teacher, the man who gave me my job and my first boss at Bluffton...Read More »
3 of 14 | Posted by: Jacqueline (Lautzenheiser) Raugh - WV

“So sorry for your loss. I will always remember the good times we had in high school and a few years after. He will always have a special place in my...Read More »
4 of 14 | Posted by: Susan Douglass Costa

“Just found out my 1st grade and 4th grade teacher, my National Honors Society favorite teacher, the man who gave me my job and my first boss at...Read More »
5 of 14 | Posted by: Jacqueline (Lautzenheiser) Raugh - WV

“Jon was a fine person who wanted nothing more than to help others. Condolences to the family. Know that Jon was admired and respected by others and...Read More »
6 of 14 | Posted by: Steve Yager - Ft Wayne, IN

“Condolences to Jon's family and friends ”
7 of 14 | Posted by: Garry White - Ossian

“So very sorry for your loss. Mr. Bennett was a wonderful man. I have many fond memories of him when I was a cadet teacher in his class at Bluffton...Read More »
8 of 14 | Posted by: Michelle (Fosnaugh) Fisher - IN

“I am so sorry for your loss! Brett and I were classmates and our dads were close friends. I will keep your family in my thoughts and prayers! ”
9 of 14 | Posted by: Emily Anthony (Gresley) - OSSIAN, IN

“Dear Carol, Brandon, and Brett, I am deeply saddened by the loss of Jon. I wasn't aware that he had been ill. You have my deepest sympathy, and...Read More »
10 of 14 | Posted by: Kim Bittner - Bluffton, IN

“My deepest condolences to the Family and many friends. I graduated with Jon in 1977. He was a special Man. ”
11 of 14 | Posted by: Sharon Spillers Gatchell - IN

“My sincerest condolences and sympathy for you Carol, and the boys! Jon was a really good person and I am happy he is no longer suffering in any way....Read More »
12 of 14 | Posted by: Kurt Gray Gray - Markle, IN

“Jon you always made me smile every time I would talk to you. We had so much fun together thru our high school years and beyond. And then our kids...Read More »
13 of 14 | Posted by: Jan Stronczek - Ossian, IN

“I am so sorry!! Jon was a classmate of mine and was such a wonderful man!! Prayers to his family!!! ”
14 of 14 | Posted by: Noreen Humerickhouse - Ossian, IN

Jon Owen Bennett, 60, passed away Sunday, July 7, 2019 at Visiting Nurse and Hospice Home in Fort Wayne, IN. He was born in Bluffton, IN to the late Charles W. and Lucy Mae (Bunch) Bennett. He was a graduate of Indiana University and received his master's degree of science and education with a focus in school administration. Jon married Carol (Siener) Bennett in 1984 and she survives. He worked for both Blutton and Huntington School Cooperation and retired in 2018. He was a member of St. Elizabeth Ann Seton Catholic Church. Jon enjoyed fly fishing and spending time with his family. Surviving are his children, Brandon (Dana) Bennett and Brett Bennett; sister, Susan (Michael) Monnot; step-mother, Marge Bennett; close friends, Jeff Gresley and Jeff Bushee; and several nieces and nephews. Jon was also preceded in death by siblings, Connie Hanen, Dick Bennett, and Larry Bennett. Memorial Mass 11:00 am Friday, July 12, 2019 at St. Elizabeth Ann Seton Catholic Church with visitation one hour prior to the Mass. In lieu of flowers memorial contributions may be made to Visiting Nurse and Hospice Home. To sign the online guestbook please visit,