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Bennett Gentile lifetime resident of the area died unexpectedly Sunday July 11, 2010. He was 55 years old. He was born May 14, 1955 to the late Gino and Charlotte Miller Gentile.
Bennett was known for his great sense of humor, and his ability to make friends wherever he went. He was well informed and had a wealth of information to share and could be outspoken with his opinions!. An avid hunter, he loved the woods and all of nature. Benny loved his family and was delighted with his granddaughters.
Bennett is survived by his wife Shelly, son Garrett at home, daughters Jenna Morgan of Charleston, SC, and daughter Andria Gentile, at home. He is also survived by his two brothers John and his wife Kathleen of Harwinton, CT, Dino and his partner Debbie Dulisse of Middletown; sister Carmela Wagner and her husband Richard of Burlington, CT; two grandchildren Anjali and Alexa and several nieces and nephews.
Contributions may be made in Bennett name to Hospice of Orange and Sullivan Counties, Inc. 800 Stony Brook Court Newburgh, NY 12550
Visitation will be Sunday July 18, from 2-4 and 7-9pm at Applebee-McPhillips Funeral Home, Inc. 130 Highland Ave. Middletown, NY 10940.
A Mass of Christian burial will be celebrated 11:30 am Monday July 19, at Our Lady of Mt Carmel 90 Euclid Ave. Middletown. Burial will follow in Manning Cemetery in Greenville, NY.
Funeral arrangements under the direction the Applebee-McPhillips Funeral Home.
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