Gertrude Catignani Bennett, 78, died Feb. 16.
She is preceded in death by her parents, Anthony and Josephine Catignani, four brothers, and two sisters.
She is survived by: husband of 53 years, Paul R. Bennett; sons, Paul R. Bennett II (Kathy), Andrew Bennett and Marvin Bennett (Diane); daughters, Michelle Vickers (Scot) and Mary Rutherford (Johnny); sisters, June Marie Walden and Aida McCarver (Ken); 10 grandchildren, two great-grandchildren.
Funeral mass will be noon Wednesday, Feb. 20 at Holy Rosary Catholic Church with Father Mark Hunt officiating. Interment will follow at Calvary Cemetery. Grandsons will serve as active pallbearers. Visitation with the family was Tuesday at Hermitage Funeral Home with a Rosary service at 7 p.m. Visitation will also be 10 a.m. to noon Wednesday at the church. Memorial gifts in Mrs. Bennett’s honor may be made to The American Heart Association.
Hermitage Funeral Home & Memorial Gardens, 535 Shute Lane, Old Hickory, TN 37138; (615)889-0361.