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Rebecca Lee Evans Bender
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Birth: Mar. 12, 1922, USA
Death: Apr. 24, 1996
Everett
Bedford County
Pennsylvania, USA

USGWARCHIVES/April-1996
Obituary for Rebecca Bender

Rebecca Lee Evans Kessel Bender, age 74, died in Good Samaritan Hospital in Johnstown, Pennsylvania, Wednesday evening, April 24, 1996. Mrs. Bender had been a resident of Everett Christian Home. Mrs. Bender was born March 12, 1922 at Rig, West Virginia, the daughter of the late James Marvin "Boss" Evans and the late Pearl Riggleman Evans. She moved to Pennsylvania in the early 1950's where she was employed as a craftsperson at Bedford Village. She was preceded in death by her second husband, Dick Bender of Everett, Pennsylvania; her sister, Dot Evans Rumers and three brothers, Emory, Paul and Floyd Evans. Mrs. Bender is survived by two daughters, Carolyn Ruth Kessel Sherman of Owings Mills, Maryland, and Susan Laurene Kessel, Santa Cruz and El Paso, Texas; two sons, Steven Bender of Memphis, Tennessee and Stacey Bender of Everett, Pennsylvania; one brother, Herbert Evans of Rig; one sister, Betty Smith of Rig and Laurel Hill, Florida; 9 grandchildren; and six great-grandchildren. She was a member of the Grace Brethren Church of Bedford, PA
and had been a resident of Everett Christian Home for several years. Funeral services were held on Saturday, April 27, 1996, by her pastor at Giesel Funeral Home of Bedford, Pennsylvania.
 
 
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 Parents:
  Pearl R Riggleman Evans (1898 - 1984)
 
 Spouse:
  Dick Blattenberger Bender (1926 - 1966)
 
Inscription:
Rebecca L. Bender
1922 - 1996
 
Burial:
Fishertown Cemetery
Fishertown
Bedford County
Pennsylvania, USA
 
Created by: Landis Bender
Record added: Dec 09, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 45278915
Rebecca Lee <i>Evans</i> Bender
Added by: Amanda Smith
 
Rebecca Lee <i>Evans</i> Bender
Added by: Landis Bender
 
Rebecca Lee <i>Evans</i> Bender
Added by: Landis Bender
 
 
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