Carmen Bennett

October 26, 2021


Born to and proceeded in death by 

Gladys and Raymond Wolf 

Born:January 14, 1947- 

Died: October 26, 2021 

Carmen Wolf Bennett


family, friend 

Mom, step mom, 

and Grandmother 


Survived by her children, grandchildren, siblings beloved pet Marley and even survived by one living aunt on her Mother’s side. Also proceeded  in death by her brother Charles Wolf as well as some cousins, aunts and uncles. Widowed and proceeded in death from Joseph M. Bennett Sr.

She Married In 1974, separated  around 1995 and Widowed 2008

She birthed a son and a daughter 

She was a proud of all of 

her kids including grandkids 

and step.


Carmen played the 

saxophone in High-school , basketball as well as the piano. She graduated in 1965 from Windom High-school 

She joined the Women’s Army Corps April 4, 1967 served during Vietnam 

active duty in the 

Pentagon as a clerk/ typist

Former Administrative Assistant United 

States Army Reserves 

May 1972- June 1974 & September 1979- 

September 1981

In 1970 She started a Single

parent Christian fellowship group through GMAE a program that began at Wooddale church in Richfield, MN. 

At some point I believe 

She referred to a single parent group called 

You’re not alone.  

That’s where she met 

Joseph Bennett Sr.  

They married on October 12th of 1974 

They conceived a daughter 

together October of 1975.  

Prior to that born to her in 1969 a son 

With her marriage there was a merging of families as Joseph Bennett SR. had 5 girls one living son and a son that had died at birth.  


Prior to that 

Carmen studied at North Central Bible College class of 1972

Studied General studies at Worthington Jr. College in MN

Graduated from high-school class of 1965

from Windom, Minnesota 

She was loved by many 

and will be greatly missed by her kids, grandkids, family and friends


She lived in Albuquerque, New Mexico 

& passed away at the VA hospital in Albuquerque.  She loved the weather and was very grateful to get to live where it was a bit warmer and not much to any snow.  She loved her wisteria plant she once had and enjoyed plants and planting as she grew up on a farm in a family that farmed in Southern Minnesota 


She was proud of her faith in Christ 

raised Baptist, but transitioned to a non-denomination Christian. She accepted Jesus as her savior.  She enjoyed playing church hymns and Christmas songs on the piano. When she couldn’t make it to church she would watch it online or on television. 


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