September 8, 1928 ~ January 1, 2014
Cherie Weicker Bennett, a 55 year resident of Rolling Hills, went to be with the Lord January 1, 2014. She was 85. Cherie was a loving wife, devoted mother and loyal friend.
Cherie was born in New York September 8, 1928 to Theodore Weicker Jr. and Schatz Adams. She graduated from Marymount High School in Santa Barbara and attended the Paris Sorbonne University.
She married John McCoid Bennett November 7, 1957 at Wayfarers Chapel in Rancho Palos Verdes CA, and together they raised six children in Rolling Hills.
She attended Church regularly and was active in many organizations, including the California Republican Assembly, Navy League, Society of Mayflower Descendants and Jules Stein Institute. She hosted magnificent parties at Easter, Thanksgiving, Christmas and other times throughout the years.
She is survived by her children: John "Jay" McCoid Bennett Jr (Siw), William Sterling Bennett (Rhonda), Sean Adams Bennett (Leslie), Theodore Weicker Bennett, Mitchell Ayres Quillen Bennett (Nancy), Serena Cherie Bennett Padian (John), 17 grand children, 2 great-grand children, her brother Theodore Weicker III, and sister Juliet Weicker.
Memorial Service: 11:00 am Saturday January 25, 2014
Rolling Hills United Methodist Church
26438 Crenshaw Blvd.
Rolling Hills Estates, CA
Reception Immediately Following
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made payable to Servite High School, 1952 W. La Palma Ave., Anaheim, CA 92801. Ref. in memo: "Cherie Weicker Bennett scholarship fund."
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