Delaware County Authorities Release Name of Oneida Brush Fire Victim

ONEIDA, Iowa - Firefighters responding to a grass fire in Delaware County Sunday found the body of Generose (Genny) Bennett, 78.

The Greeley Fire Department responded around 2 p.m. Sunday afternoon to a report of a cornfield fire in Oneida, three miles south of Greeley.

While putting out the fire, crews found Bennett's body in the field. A release from Delaware County Sheriff John LeClere indicates authorities suspect she was burning brush when it got out of control.
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