Michele Ann Bennett, 63, of Exeter, passed away on Friday, Jan. 6, 2012, at St. John's Hospital in Springfield. She was born on Dec. 1, 1948, in Chicago, Ill., to John J. and Mildred Alice (Stewart) Nape. On Jan. 1, 1993, she married James W. Bennett, he preceded her in death. She was a homemaker.
Survivors include: one son, Joe Klewer, and his wife, Angie, of Cassville; four daughters, Sam and and her husband, Eddie Hill of Shell Knob, Michele Klewer, of Bentonville, Ark., Cynthia, and her husband, Todd Scroggins, of Cassville, and Jennifer Klewer, of Butterfield; 14 grandchildren; three great-grandchildren; one brother, Bob Nape and his wife, Patsy; and one sister; Katherine, and her husband, Richard Sarcinelli. she was also preceded in death by one grandson; one sister; and the father of her children, Albert E. Klewer, Jr.
Memorial services were Saturday at the White Funeral Home, Cassville, with Rev. Jack Freeman officiating.