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Christine "Christy" I. Bennett

April 27, 1973 — May 13, 2024


Christine “Christy” Bennett

Paullina, Iowa

            Funeral services for Christine “Christy” Bennett, age 51, of rural Paullina who passed away on Monday, May 13, 2024, at the Orange City Area Health System in Orange City.  Her services will be at 10:30 A.M. Saturday, May 18, 2024, at the Sutherland Church Christ with Pastor John Erickson, officiating.

            Burial will be at Prairie View Cemetery in Paullina.

            Visitation with family present will be from 5 to 7 P.M. on Friday, May 17. 2024, at the Eldridge Family Funeral Home in Paullina.





April 27, 1973

Primghar, Iowa


May 13, 2024

Orange City, Iowa



10:30 A.M. Saturday, May 18, 2024

Sutherland Church of Christ; Sutherland, Iowa

Pastor John Erickson ~ Officiating



“Amazing Grace”

“How Great Thou Art”

Pianist:  Shirley Lenhart



Amy Bennett                                      Aubrey Bennett

Brandie Van’t Hul                                  Chelsea Beldt

Stormie Edwards


Darrell Edwards                                        Jon Edwards

Brett Scott                                             Dave Van’t Hul

Jeff Schroeder                                         Scott Johnson



Prairie View Cemetery

Paullina, Iowa


After today’s service, relatives and friends are invited to join the family in the fellowship hall of the church.


Arrangements are under the care of the

Eldridge Family Funeral Home; Paullina, Iowa.

            Christine (Christy) Irene Bennett, of Paullina, Iowa passed away May 13, 2024, at the age of 51.

            Christy Bennett was born April 27, 1973, in Primghar, Iowa, the daughter of Bernie and Lorna (Edwards) Bennett.  Christy was baptized at the Zion Lutheran Church, Paullina, Iowa.  She graduated from Cherokee High School in 1993.  She worked at Cherokee Work Activity Center, Double HH Quality Products, Rock Valley, Iowa making various products, where her mom drove her back and forth to work for years.  

            In July of 1999, Christy moved into her own house in rural Paullina, Iowa to be closer to her mom and dad so they could look in on her.   She loved spending time with her many pets over the years, making book markers for people, riding her 4-wheeler, going to garage sales with her mom, going shopping and watching TV.  She passed away at Orange City Area Health Center on May 13, 2024.  She will be greatly missed by all who knew and loved her. 

            Left to cherish her memories, father, Bernie Bennett, her brothers, Kirt Bennet of Punta Gorda, Florida, Russ (Jill) Bennett of rural Paullina, nephews, Sergeant Spencer Bennett, and Eli Bennett along with niece and great niece Amy and Aubrey Bennett.  

            Christy was preceded in death by her mother, Lorna Bennett.

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Service Schedule

Past Services


Friday, May 17, 2024

5:00 - 7:00 pm (Central time)

Eldridge Family Funeral Home - Paullina

217 East Logan Street, Paullina, IA 51046

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Funeral Service

Saturday, May 18, 2024

10:30 - 11:15 am (Central time)

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Saturday, May 18, 2024

1:00 - 1:15 pm (Central time)

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