Ruth M. Bennett (Fowler) passed away, January 22, 2018 at Morristown Hospital. Ruth was the loving wife of John C. Bennett, who predeceased her. A life-long resident of Sparta, Ruth was born on the Fowler family farm, daughter of Albert and Myrtle Fowler and resided there until her passing. She will be sadly missed, not only by her family, but by many friends and wonderful neighbors as well. Ruth is survived by one brother, Kenneth Fowler (Marie) and a sister Beatrice Stevens (Jim), both residents of Florida. She was predeceased by brothers: Howard Goble (Myrtle), Ralph Fowler (Georgeanna), Raymond Fowler (Gloria), One Sister: Eleanor Spangenberg (Al), Brothers: Harvey Fowler and Herbert (Ed) Fowler (Ellen). She leaves behind three Stepchildren, along with 13 nieces and nephews and some wonderful neighbors. A private Celebration of Ruth’s life is set for Saturday, February 3.