Emma M. Bennett, 72, of Walhalla, ND passed away Friday, December 3, 2021 at her home. Funeral service will be held Friday, December 10, 2021 at 11:00 a.m. at the Walhalla Lutheran Church, Walhalla, ND. Visitation will be held Thursday, December 9th from 5:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. at the church. Burial will be held in the Vang Cemetery.
Emma M. Cox was born October 20, 1949 in Drayton, ND to James and Leota Cox. She attended two country schools and graduated from Drayton High School. Emma then attended Aaker’s Business College in Grand Forks, ND. She then worked at Montgomery Wards, before marrying Emmet Bennet on December 19, 1970 in Drayton. After their marriage they lived in Walhalla, where Emma worked at the Dairy Queen and Hwy 32 Diner. Emma enjoyed baking cookies and spending time with her family.
She is survived by her husband, Emmet, sons: Bill Bennett, Cavalier, ND and Justin Bennett, Walhalla, ND.
Preceding her in death were her parents, brother, Robert and his wife, Mary Cox.