Bennie Dean is a member of the Grandpas household. He moved in with Melvin Taft and Henry McGlum in an attempt to get over the recent death of his wife, Lonnie. He's having troubles coping with his wife's recent death, but the company of one of the Spenster sisters next door may be just what he needs to pick him up out of his rut. He is currently employed as a Produce Quality Assessor and is friends with his coworkers, Flat Broke and Ginny McDermott. He has 6 skill points in Cooking, 3 in Gardening and 2 in Fishing. In his inventory, he carries 3 Apple seeds, 2 lettuce seeds, a tomato seed, and three books. He is an elder that starts out being 77 days old.