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“So very sorry for your loss. Nancy was one of my first friends and she will be missed by the many friends she has made over the many years since our...Read More »
1 of 18 | Posted by: Rita Bentley-Garshak - Clinton, IA

“So sorry for your loss. What a sweet smile she had. I enjoyed sitting and chatting with her this past year. I know how special your parents...Read More »
2 of 18 | Posted by: Diana Dobbins - Fulton, IL

“Sorry for your loss , Nancy was a wonderful person and inspiration. ”
3 of 18 | Posted by: Kenneth Bennett - Davenport, IA

“You are all in our thoughts and prayers. So sorry we won't be able to come down but will keep in touch. We enjoyed all the times Nancy was able to...Read More »
4 of 18 | Posted by: Richard and Kathy Appleman - WI

“My deepest sympathy to the family ”
5 of 18 | Posted by: Sandy Schafer - Negaunee, MI

“Sending heartfelt sympathy to Nancy's family, she will truly be missed by everyone. May the memories you hold in your heart sustain you throughout...Read More »
6 of 18 | Posted by: Donna Hummel (Hadley) - WI

“I will always remember our camping trips and playing cards and going out to eat.We really enjoyed your birthday party it was an awesome day you. We...Read More »
7 of 18 | Posted by: Karen Ingwersen - Fulton - Friend

“I firmly believe there is a tavern in Heaven, and when you open the back door, you will find all the others that have passed before you. I'm sure...Read More »
8 of 18 | Posted by: Paula Ensinger - Fulton, IL

“Thoughts and prayers to Nancy's family. She was a great lady and will be missed by everyone. ”
9 of 18 | Posted by: Ed & Barb Hager - Fulton, IL

“So sorry for your loss. ”
10 of 18 | Posted by: Sherry Marruffo - Rock Falls, IL

“Thoughts and prayers for the family, Nancy will be missed by many, she always had a kind word and cheerful smile. ”
11 of 18 | Posted by: Larry & Roberta Vanderploeg - IL

“Thinking of you ”
12 of 18 | Posted by: Roger and Gail Drolema - Albany, IL

“Aunt Nancy I'm going to miss u more then anything , the love u share, the love u have for family, the way u lit up the room when u walked in. I will...Read More »
13 of 18 | Posted by: Megan Stuart - Family

“So sorry for your loss. You all are in our thoughts and prayers. ”
14 of 18 | Posted by: The Hutton Family - Albany, IL

“My condolences to all the family and friends. So sorry for your loss. She was a special lady. ”
15 of 18 | Posted by: Robin Wiebenga - Fulton, IL

“Many hugs and prayers to all of you. Your parents will always have a special place in my heart gorever ”
16 of 18 | Posted by: Katie Shepard-Gilge - Rapid City, SD

“Omg, we are shocked! I looked out my window, and seen all the cars at Nancy's, and I just had a feeling something was wrong. Please know that you...Read More »
17 of 18 | Posted by: Bob & Deb Schroeder - Albany, IL

“Prayers for the entire family---Nancy was a great gal. RIP ”
18 of 18 | Posted by: Jerry & Diane Van Zuiden - Fulton, IL

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Nancy L. Bennett, 70, of Albany, died Monday, May 8, 2017 at University Hospital in Iowa City.

Nancy was born on April 24, 1947 in Sheldon, Wisc., a daughter of Fay and Mabel (Appleman) Dickau. She married Paul E. Bennett on April 22, 1967 in Fulton. He preceded her in death on June 5, 2003.

Nancy was a tool crib attendant for 23 years with Drives, Inc. Later she drove a tractor trailer with her husband for 12 years with Transport America.

She enjoyed camping and loved her grand dogs. Nancy adored her family and loved spending time with them.

Those left to honor her memory include her daughters, Theresa Velasco of Fulton and Melissa Bennett of Albany; a son, Gene Bennett of Fulton; grandchildren, Matthew, Paul and Lexie; sisters, Patty Dickau of Fulton, Val (Mark) Burgess of Clinton, Iowa and Kim Stuart of Fulton; brothers Ron Dickau of Thomson, Bob (Carrie) Dickau and Randy Dickau both of Fulton. She was preceded in death by her husband, her parents, 2 sisters and a brother.

Visitation will be from 4-7 PM on Friday, May 12 at McDonald Funeral Home in Fulton. The funeral will be at 10:30 AM on Saturday, May 13 at the funeral home. Burial will be at Upper York Cemetery in Thomson. In lieu of flowers a memorial has been established in her memory to American Cancer Society or the American Diabetes Association. To send condolences visit