, Derry, New Hampshire

December 19, 2013

Margaret A. Bennett, 71

Londonderry, NH — Margaret A. Bennett, 71, of Londonderry, passed suddenly, Saturday, December 14, 2013, at Parkland Medical Center of Derry. She was born January 28, 1942, in Derry, a daughter of the late Chester and Marion (West) Smart. She was raised in Derry and was a graduate of Pinkerton Academy, Class of 1960. She had been a resident of Londonderry since 1960.

Mrs. Bennett was employed as an apple packer with Mack Apples of Londonderry for 25 years and then with Woodmont Orchards of Londonderry for five years. Prior to her retirement, she was employed with Mashalls for six years. She enjoyed reading and will forever be remembered as a loving wife, mother and grandmother.

Surviving relatives include her son, Patrick Bennett of Brookline, N.H.; her daughter, Lisa Bennett of Londonderry; two grandsons, Nicholas and William Bennett; and her sister, Marilyn Clukey of Derry. She was predeceased by her beloved husband of 15 years, Lloyd Bennett in 1975.

ARRANGEMENTS: There are no calling hours. After cremation, private services are being planned by the family. The Peabody Funeral Homes and Crematorium of Derry are assisting the family. To send a condolence or for more information, please visit