Mar. 26, 1913 Hoisington Barton County Kansas, USA
Mar. 13, 1991 WaKeeney Trego County Kansas, USA
March 18, 1991 issue of The Russell Record (Russell, KS) Freda Bender WaKeeney - Freda Bender, 78, WaKeeney, died Wednesday, March 13, 1991, at the Trego County Hospital in WaKeeney. Mrs. Bender was born Freda Michel on March 26, 1913, at Hoisington and was a lifelong resident of WaKeeney. She was a homemaker and a member of the Bethlehem Lutheran Church of Wakeeney. Her husband, Herman, died in 1969. Survivors include a son, Daryl, of Arlington, Texas; a daughter, Marlene Watts, of Colorado Springs, Colo.; a brother, Albert Michel, of Hemet, Calif.; two sisters, Viola Ziegler, of Collyer, and Virginia Stewart, of Derby; 12 grandchildren and 10 great grandchildren. The funeral was at 2 p.m. Saturday at the Bethlehem Lutheran Church of WaKeeney, with the Rev. Randy Gibbs officiating. Hendricks Funeral Chapel in WaKeeney was in charge of arrangements. Memorials may be made to the Long Term Care of the Trego County Hospital.