Bruce Bennett, 72


GREENVILLE, R.I. – Bruce Bennett passed away March 29.  He was the husband of Bonnie Bennett; they were married for 45 years.  He was born in Brooklyn, New York, the son of the late Jack and Lillian (Jadow) Bennett. 


He was a professor of biology at the Community College of Rhode Island  for 40 years.

Besides his wife, he is survived by his children, Jessica Bertsch and her husband, Steven, and Lesley Bennett; sister, Lynne Chernin; and grandson, Zachary Bertsch.

Contributions in his memory may be made to the American Cancer Society, 931 Jefferson Blvd., Suite 3004, Warwick, RI 02886.