Mr. Salvatore D. Bennette, 92, of Woodbury, CT, husband of Carrie (Cacavelle) Bennette passed away Thursday November 2, 2017 at Masonicare of Newtown.
Salvatore was born January 29, 1925 in Westport, CT and was the son of the late Joseph and Maria (Salumbo) Bennette. He was a US Army WWII Veteran. Prior to moving to Woodbury in 2011 he was a lifelong resident of Westport, CT. and worked as a Postman in the Westport Post office. He was active in softball and football. Salvatore was an avid golfer at Longshore in Westport, CT.
Survivors in addition to his wife Carrie include one daughter: Barbara A. Cher and her husband Stanley of Woodbury, CT and many nieces and nephews. He was pre deceased by six brothers: Anthony Bennette, Joseph Bennette, Nicholas Bennette, John Bennette, Dominick Bennette and William Bennette and two sisters: Lena Troncone and Anna Rossi.
Friends are invited to attend a funeral on Tuesday November 7, 2017 meeting directly at Assumption Church 98 Riverside Avenue Westport, CT at 10:00 AM for a Mass of Christian Burial. Entombment with full Military Honors will follow in Willowbrook Cemetery 395 Main Street Westport, CT. the family will receive friends in the Harding Funeral Home 210 Post Road East, Westport, CT the morning of the funeral from 9:00 to 9:45AM Condolences for the family may be left on line at www.hardingfuneral.com. Contributions in memory of Salvatore may be made to the Alzheimer’s Foundation of America 322 Eighth Ave. 7th floor New York, NY 10001.