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Forrest G. Bennett ’49

Forrest G. Bennett ’49, June 15, 2001, in Portland. After graduating from Reed, he earned an MD from the University of Oregon Medical School (Oregon Health & Science University). He had a family practice in Southeast Portland for more than 20 years and was the administrator of Portland General Hospital, retiring in 1978. In 1970 he founded Aurora Aviation. Survivors include two sons, six daughters, two stepchildren, two sisters, 19 grandchildren, and two great-grandchildren. Two daughters predeceased him.

Appeared in Reed magazine: November 2001

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