March 12, 1952 – November 13, 2013
Kaye Bennett, 61, died Wednesday, November 13, 2013, at home. Cremation rites have been accorded and a celebration of her life will be held at a later date.
Kaye was born in Chicago, IL, on March 12, 1952. Her parents, Eugene H. and Olive Ann Steffens welcomed their brown eyed, brown haired, little girl. The family moved to Des Moines in 1954. Kaye graduated from Johnston High School in 1971. She was quite the basketball and track star. She then attended the University of Northern Colorado for one year. She entered the work force as a secretary and bookkeeper working at Pine Hill Cemetery, Iowa Retail Hardware Association and L.A. Fulton and Sons.
Kaye married Ned B. Bennett in 1972. Their son Bryan Steffens Bennett was born in 1977. She enjoyed golf, travel, crafts, her plants, and even took up sky diving. Kaye was quite the adventurer.
Kaye is survived by her son Bryan and her sister, Susan (Dick) Mull, and her beloved nieces and nephews, Rick, Teri, Eon, and Keeley.
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