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Clara Ruby Bender
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Birth: Feb. 6, 1898
Ontario, Canada
Death: Feb. 13, 1974
Ontario, Canada

Gospel Herald - Volume 67, Number 12 - March 19, 1974 - pages 253, 254
Bender, Clara, daughter of Christian and Magdalene (Jutzi) Ruby, was born in East Zorra Twp., Ont., Feb. 6, 1898; died at Stratford, Ont. Feb. 13, 1974; aged 76 y. 7 d. In 1916 she was married to Christian Z. Bender, who preceded her in death on Apr. 10, 1924. In 1938 she was married to Ezra Bender, who died December 1969. Surviving are 3 sons (Mervin, Rufus, and Christian), 4 daughters (Rosetta - Mrs. Clayton Bender, Viola - Mrs. Neil Ropp, and Ruby - Mrs. Lyle Weber), 35 grandchildren, 27 great-grandchildren, 2 brothers (Ben and Orlie), and 5 sisters (Delila - Mrs. Aaron Bender, Anne - Mrs. Lorne Bender, Selena - Mrs. Mahlon Bender, Emma - Mrs. Wilfrid Schlegel, and Gladys - Mrs. Floyd Ropp). She was preceded in death by 3 brothers (Joshua, Aaron, and Isaac) and one sister (Mabel). She was a member of the East Zorra Mennonite Church, where funeral services were held on Feb. 15, in charge of N. L. Gingrich and Henry Yantzi; interment in the adjoining cemetery.



 
 
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 Parents:
  Christian R. Ruby (1870 - 1934)
  Magdalena Jutzi Ruby (1878 - 1966)
 
 Spouses:
  Christian Z Bender (1894 - 1924)
  Ezra Bender (1890 - 1969)
 
 Children:
  Rosetta Magdalena Bender Bender (1917 - 2005)*
  Rufus John Bender (1919 - 2006)*
  Ruby Minetta Bender Weber (1923 - 2009)*
 
 Siblings:
  Clara Ruby Bender (1898 - 1974)
  Delila Ruby Bender (1900 - 1985)*
  Joshua Ruby (1902 - 1935)*
  Aaron Ruby (1903 - 1950)*
  Mabel Ruby (1905 - 1958)*
  Isaac Ruby (1907 - 1967)*
  Annie Marie Ruby Bender (1909 - 1995)*
  Selena Ruby Bender (1911 - 1986)*
  Emma Ruby Schlegel (1913 - 1997)*
  Benjamin Ruby (1915 - 2000)*
  Orlando Ruby (1918 - 2002)*
  Gladys Fannie Ruby Ropp (1919 - 1990)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
East Zorra Mennonite Cemetery
East Zorra-Tavistock
Oxford County Municipality
Ontario, Canada
 
Created by: RWitzel
Record added: Mar 25, 2009
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Clara <i>Ruby</i> Bender
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