Aug. 5, 1944 – May 27, 2016

A Celebration of Life memorial service for lifetime Lamar resident, Janet L. Bennett, was held at 10 a.m. Tuesday, May 31, 2016, at the Peacock Family Chapel in Lamar with Ray Matteson of the Lamar Christian Church officiating. A private family inurnment will take place at a later date.

Janet Bennett was born on Aug. 5, 1944, in Las Animas, Colorado, to Raymond Kinder and Mildred Grey Kinder and departed this life on May 27, 2016, in Pueblo, Colorado, at the age of 71.

She was preceded in death by her parents and two sisters, Doris Gailey and Sharon Chambers.

Jane is survived by her husband, Max Bennett of the family home in Lamar; two children, Justin (Cindy) Bennett of Lamar and Sheila (Michael) Kisner of Ault, Colorado; her grandchildren, Shawntel (Justin) Bivens, Callie Bennett, Shay Gore, Trevor Shockley, Ashleigh Kisner and Tiffany Kisner; great-grandchildren, Jason Bivens, Riley Kisner, Eli Gore, Taylynn Gore and “Bubbles” on the way; her sister, Joyce (Wayne) Mathes of Lamar; brother, Delbert “Zeke” (Amy) Kinder of Bloomfield, New Mexico, as well as numerous nieces, nephews, cousins, other relatives and many friends.

Those desiring may make memorial contributions to the Southeast Colorado Cancer Initiative either directly or through the funeral home office.


Services were under the direction of the Peacock Funeral Home. For additional information and online condolences visit www.peacockfuneralhome.com.