Paul C. Bennett

Paul BennettPaul C. Bennett, 85, went home to his Lord and Savior January 22, 2018.

Loving husband of Patricia for 63 years; dad of Robert (Janell), Steven (Kris), Debra and Ronald (Donna) Bennett; proud grandpa of 14 grandchildren and nine great-grandchildren; and dear brother of Steven Bennett. Further survived by other relatives and friends.

Paul was an U.S. Air Force veteran of the Korean War and a proud colonel in the Commemorative Air Force over 20 years. He was a Golden Glove boxing champion (“Bugs Bennett”) and “All Forces” super heavyweight champ. For 63 years, Paul was Santa for thousands.

Visitation will be Friday, January 26, from 4 p.m. to 7 p.m. at Faith Bible Church, 4175 S. 112th St., Greenfield. Service at 7 p.m. Burial Saturday at 11 a.m. at Salem Cemetery (Wales) with full military honors.

Hartson Funeral Home, 414-425-9797, is serving the family. Visit online at