OBITUARY: Bennett, Amelia Sarah |

OBITUARY: Bennett, Amelia Sarah

Amelia Sarah Bennett passed away at her home at the Truckee Senior Center Aug. 10. She was 73. Born Nov. 11, 1929 in South River, New Jersey, Sally, as she was known to her friends, moved to the North Tahoe-Truckee area 17 years ago, from Southern California.

She had worked as a nurses’ aide at the Downey Hospital in Downey, Calif. She is survived by her sons, Robert and Dennis Bennett, both of Truckee, and she was a beloved grandmother to her grand children Joshua and Jennifer Bennett. Joshua lives in Carnelian Bay, and Jennifer now lives in Rocklin.

No services will be held at this time. Memorial contributions may be sent to the American Heart Assn., Golden Empire Chapter, P.O. Box 160126, Sacramento, CA 95816-0126.

Arrangements are being handled by the Truckee-Tahoe Mortuary.