Seattle, WA – The Roosevelt High School community is mourning the loss of one of its former students, Robert Bennett, whose passing was confirmed through a heartfelt social media announcement by Barbie Bristor. Although reports indicate that Robert passed away in June, the tragic news has only recently reached the public, as Barbie Bristor’s post was published on Sunday, September 17, 2023.
Robert Bennett, a beloved figure during his time at Roosevelt High School in the 1970s, is being fondly remembered by his peers and those who had the privilege of knowing him. A poignant reminder of his presence in the community surfaced with a recent photograph from the Roosevelt High School 1975 Prom night, where Robert’s warm smile captured the essence of the time.
While the news of Robert’s passing has sparked questions about the circumstances surrounding his sudden death, no further details have been made available to the public at this time. Investigations are currently underway to shed light on this matter, and updates will be provided to the general public as soon as additional information becomes available.
Barbie Bristor shared a picture with Robert Bennett, with the caption:
RIP Robert Bennett Roosevelt High School prom 1975
As the news of his untimely departure circulates, many who remember Robert have expressed their heartbreak and shock, offering condolences to his family and all who were close to him. The community is coming together to support one another during this difficult time, and everyone is encouraged to keep Robert’s family in their thoughts and prayers as they navigate the profound loss of their loved one.
Geraldine Green, who had fond memories of Robert, shared, “I hadn’t seen him in years, but I always loved his flirtatious self. Cute as ever. It’s really sad to me he passed so young.” Her sentiments reflect the sentiments of many who are mourning the loss of a dear friend and former classmate.