Bennington, Della I., age 80 of Kettering, passed away on Thursday, June 22, 2017 at Hospice of Dayton. She was born on January 09, 1937 in Ironton, Ohio, the daughter of the late Walter & Sarah Ethel Johnson. Preceded in death by her husband Russell Bennington, her son Carl Randall Leadingham, her 2 daughters Cheryl L. Martin and Rhonda R. Ison; granddaughter Kira Winsett, 2 brothers Chester Howard Johnson & Charles Johnson, 2 sisters Lena
Stone & Opal Hamilton. She is survived by her loving daughter Karen Webb and husband Richard, Mr. Bennington’s 3 children John Bennington, Cynthia Brodess and husband Bob and Rebecca McCoy and husband Michael, 2 brothers Walter Johnson and wife Linda, Bill Johnson and wife Ethel Mae, a sister Ruby Stone, 12 grandchildren Misty, Mark, Michelle, James, Brandon, Chris, Jeff, Shawn, Tony, Joshua, Jeffrie and Jonathan, several great grandchildren, nieces, nephews, and numerous other family members and many friends. Private services will be held. In lieu of flowers memorial contributions may be made to Karen Webb, C/O Swart & Wolfe Funeral Home, 207 E. Central Ave., West Carrollton, Ohio 45449; for the Tribute and Naming Opportunities Memorial Plaque Program at Hospice of Dayton in Della’s memory. Arrangements entrusted to the SWART & WOLFE FUNERAL HOME, West Carrollton. www.swartandwolfefuneralhome.com.