Gordon Bennett

Gordon James Bennett

Thursday, April 8th, 1943 - Thursday, October 3rd, 2019
Recommend this to your friends.
Share via:

Sign in to the Family Interactive Login

The Family Interactive feature enhances An Amazing Life. Authorized family members can securely access their loved one's memorial website settings at any time.

Share Book of Memories with a Friend

Please enter the name and email details so that we can send your friend a link to the online tribute. No names or addresses will be collected by using this service.

Email Sent

Your email has been sent.

To share your memory on the wall of Gordon Bennett, sign in using one of the following options:

Sign in with Facebook


Sign in with your email address

Your condolence has been posted successfully

Provide comfort for the family by sending flowers or planting a tree in memory of Gordon Bennett

No Thanks

Contact Funeral Home

Please enter your question or comment below:

Email Sent

Your email has been sent.

Gordon's Tribute Fund

  •  Full Name
  •  Initials
  •  Anonymous
By continuing, you agree with the terms and privacy policy.

Gordon's Tribute Fund

There may be a delay while processing. Please do not click the back button or refresh while a payment is processing.
Send Flowers
Guaranteed hand delivery by a local florist



Gordon Bennett, 76, passed away on October 3, 2019 at the Glens Falls Hospital, after a long and courageous battle with cancer.

Gordon was born in Glens Falls, New York on April 8, 1943 the son of the late Arthur and Ella (Shannon) Bennett. Following the untimely death of his mother in 1953, Gordon was raised by his father and grandmother, Mable Shannon.

Gordon grew up in Argyle, New York where he attended Argyle Central School. In 1961 Gordon proudly served his country in the United States Navy. Following service that included the Cuban Missile Crisis, Gordon was honorably discharged in 1964. Upon his return Gordon went on to work at the General Electric Company for almost 25 years. He then finished out his working career at Finch Pruyn.

Gordon and his wife Ann had a love of travel, sharing adventures through-out Europe. Gordon was an avid outdoorsman with a love of hunting and fishing. Most of all Gordon loved his family, his memory will be cherished by all who knew him.

He was a member of the Argyle Hunting club and Adirondack Men’s Pool League.

In addition to his parents, Gordon is predeceased by his nephew Matthew Bennett.

Gordon is survived by his wife of twenty-five years, Ann Bennett of Hartford, New York, his son Jeremy Bennett and his granddaughter Olivia, his brother Roger Bennett and his wife Betsy, his nephew Courtney Bennett and his wife Katherine and their daughters, Carly, Chloe, and Cate. his niece Christen Bennett Danyow and her husband Jeremy, and their son Joseph his stepchildren, Jamie Curtis, Tim and Butch Ernest. Gordon is also survived by numerous stepchildren and their families.

The family will receive family and friends from 11-1pm on Monday, October 7, 2019 at the M.B. Kilmer Funeral Home, 123 Main Street, Argyle, NY 12809. A funeral service will follow the calling hours at 1pm with Rev. Patti Girard officiating. Burial with military honors will be conducted at 2:30pm following the services at the Gerald B. H. Solomon Saratoga National Cemetery, 200 Duell Rd, Schuylerville, NY.

Memorial donations in Gordon’s memory can be made to the Hartford Fish and Game Club, 3876 RT-196, Fort Ann, NY 12827 or the C.R. Wood Cancer c/o Glens Falls Hospital Foundation 126 South St. Glens Falls, NY 12801. To leave online condolences please visit

The family would like to thank Dr. Darci Grubbs, Nikole Delair and all the staff on tower two for their care and compassion.
Read Less

To send flowers to the family or plant a tree in memory of Gordon James Bennett, please visit our Heartfelt Sympathies Store.

Sign Up for Notifications

Receive notifications about information and event scheduling for Gordon

Service Details

  • Visitation

    Monday, October 7th, 2019 | 11:00am - 1:00pm
    Monday, October 7th, 2019 11:00am - 1:00pm
    M.B. Kilmer Funeral Home - Argyle
    123 Main Street
    ARGYLE, NY 12809
    Get Directions: View Map | Text | Email
  • Service

    Monday, October 7th, 2019 | 1:00pm
    Monday, October 7th, 2019 1:00pm
    M. B. Kilmer Funeral Home- Argyle
    123 Main Street
    Argyle, NY 12809
    Get Directions: View Map | Text | Email
    Rev. Patti Girard
  • Interment

    Gerald B.H. Solomon Saratoga National Cemetery
    200 Duell Road
    Get Directions: View Map | Text | Email
    Burial will conducted at 2:30pm with military honors.


Donations are being accepted for:


We encourage you to share your most beloved memories of Gordon here, so that the family and other loved ones can always see it. You can upload cherished photographs, or share your favorite stories, and can even comment on those shared by others.

No video recorded.

Private Condolence
Provide comfort for the family of Gordon James Bennett by sending flowers.
Guaranteed hand delivery by a local florist

Barbara L Liebig

Posted at 04:56pm
Ann and all your families, our condolences to all u he’ll surely be missed ❤️🙏😘,Bob and Barb L Liebig, Sr

Keri Bennett

Posted at 10:44pm
So sad for the loss of Gordie Bennett!!! I am so honored to have known him!!! He will be missed by many!!! Sending my condolences to Ann, Jer and the rest of the family he loved so much!!! 😢😞❤️

Photos & Videos

Photo Album

Upload up to 10 images at a time, max 8MB each
Share by: