Mr. Bennie Wayne Oenning, age 69, of Warrenton, MO, formerly of Hannibal, MO, passed Sunday, June 15, 2014, at 6:10 p.m. at St. Joseph’s Hospital in St. Charles, surrounded by his family.
He was born May 24, 1945 in Hannibal, MO to Arthur “Putsy” and Wilma Oenning. He married Anne Oenning July 3rd, 1969 in Hannibal, MO.
Mr. Oenning worked for the Hannibal Board of Public Works for 26 years where he retired in 2001 as the Water/Sewer Superintendent. He had a passion for fishing and the outdoors and loved spending time with his children and grandchildren.
Survivors include his wife, Anne Oenning, Warrenton, MO; two children, Leslie Fowler (Kevin) of Warrenton, MO, and Chad Oenning (Sarah) of Wichita, KS; one sister, Pennie Fletcher (Robert) of Leesburg, MO; and four grandchildren, Baylie, Gable, Olivia, and Jackson.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Missouri Conservation Heritage Foundation, online at (print form and mail or click the “donate” link).