Margaret S. Bennett, formerly of Ridgefield, died peacefully on October 24, 2017 in Maryland. She was 96-years-old.
Born Margaret Mary Shean on January 12, 1921 in Hartford, Conn., she was the daughter of Margaret T. Mannix and Clarence H. Shean. Margaret was raised in Woodbury, Conn. and graduated as valedictorian of her class in 1939. She moved to Ridgefield that same year with her family to the current “Bennett” house at 599 Main Street.