Born 11/02/1920 the Son of Roy and Pearl (nee Little) Bennett of Tilbury; the brother of Janet (Rankin), Ernest and Frank.
Married to Lorna A. (nee Haggitt) their children included Karen (Stephens), Peggy (Laliberte), Fred, Gwen ((Buston), Jamie, Laurie (Paquette) and Rick. Richard worked most of his life as a motion picture projectionist in Essex and Kent County theatres.
Dick passed away 30/09/2007 with internment in Maple Leaf Cemetery, Chatham, ON.