Amy Bennett
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Community remembers Amy Bennett

Staff Report~ 9/17/2014

ANTHEM – Amy Bennett is remembered as sweet, caring, and kind.

Amy passed away on Sept. 8 after a bike/vehicle collision in Jackson Hole, Wyo. Just 23 years old, Amy, formerly of Anthem, was attending the University of Northern Colorado, pursuing a degree in theater.

Amy and her parents Pat and Terry Bennett all were involved with Starlight Community Theater. Amy acted in several Starlight productions and volunteered at Starlight summer camps, nurturing other young actors and actresses in their pursuits. Starlight Community theater describes Amy as “an accomplished actress, a triple-threat in drama, music, and dance” and “a kind, inspiring mentor to fellow actors.”

Starlight’s upcoming show Disney’s Beauty and the Beast will be dedicated to Amy’s memory. Donations to the Starlight Community Theater Educational Scholarship Fund are also being accepted in her memory. Contact Raquel Jarvill at for more details on this.

Amy will long be remembered as a talented actress and a caring person who shared her joy in life with everyone she met.