Bennett Lee Nelson, 64 years of age, passed away Tuesday June 30, 2020. Born in Cleveland, Ohio on December 13, 1955, he was the son of the late Victor and Thelma (Mullins) Nelson. A longtime Hiram area resident, Mr. Nelson had resided in Struthers, Ohio the past 2 years. He had been employed at MASCO in Middlefield the past 10 years. Bennett enjoyed spending with his grandchildren and family, attending old car shows, and traveling to casinos for recreation. On October 10, 2010, he married Debra Nelson who preceded him in death on October 25, 2019. Also preceding was his son Jeffrey Munitz. Survivors include his children Bennett (Jessica) Munitz of S.C., Daniel (Ashley) Munitz of Florida, Michael Munitz of S.C., Michelle (Randy) Hartman of Cortland, Ann (Jourdain) Thompson of Pittsburgh, PA., Karen (Jessica) Hissom of Struthers and Amber (Michelle) Moden of Monaca, PA.; siblings Kenny Workman of Cincinnati, Patricia (Robin) Cline of Hiram, and Carla (Ed) Drummond of S.C. 13 grandchildren also survive. Funeral services will be held Tuesday July 7, 2020 at the Green Family Funeral Home & Crematory Service, 4668 Pioneer Trail at the corner of St. Rt. 44, Mantua, Ohio 44255 at 11:00 A.M., where visitation will begin at 10:00 A.M. Social distancing guidelines and the wearing of masks will be required. Please pay your respects to the family by kindly passing through the receiving line and exiting. For those unable to be a part of the funeral service, procession to the cemetery will form at 11:00 A.M. Final resting place will follow at Westlawn Cemetery, Mantua Township, Ohio.
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