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Abner Bender
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Birth: Jun. 15, 1904
Death: Nov. 7, 1979

Gospel Herald - Volume 72, Number 49 - December 4, 1979, page 966. Bender.- Abner, son of Jacob and Magdalena (Ramseyer) Bender, was born in Oxford Co., Ont., June 15, 1904; died at Stratford, Ont., Nov. 7, 1979; aged 75 y. On Feb. 10, 1927, he was married to Elvera Schlegel, who survives. Also surviving are 3 daughters (Norma-Mrs. Earl Mohr, Dorothy- Mrs. Laverne Yantzi, and Joanne-Mrs. Donald Currah), one son (Clare) 13 grandchildren, 2 brothers (Lorne and Clayton), and 3 sisters (Barbara-Mrs. John Lichti, Luella-Mrs. Nicklaus Jutzi, and Druscilla-Mrs. Noah Roth). He was preceded in death by 2 brothers (Milton and Elgin) and one sister (Lydian-Mrs. Joe Bender). He was a member of East Zorra Mennonite Church, where funeral services were held on Nov. 10, in charge of Homer E. Yutzy; interment in East Zorra Mennonite Cemetery. 
 
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 Parents:
  Jacob B. Bender (1873 - 1956)
  Magdalena Ramseyer Bender (1876 - 1947)
 
 Spouse:
  Elvera Schlegel Bender (1906 - 2001)
 
 Children:
  Norma June Bender Mohr (1932 - 1982)*
 
 Siblings:
  Barbara Bender Lichti (1897 - 1990)*
  Abner Bender (1904 - 1979)
  Luella Bender Jutzi (1906 - 1991)*
  Lydian Bender (1907 - 1967)*
  Druscilla Bena Bender Zehr (1909 - 1996)*
  Lorne Sylvester Bender (1912 - 1992)*
  Clayton R Bender (1915 - 2006)*
  Elgin Jacob Bender (1916 - 1937)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
East Zorra Mennonite Cemetery
East Zorra-Tavistock
Oxford County Municipality
Ontario, Canada
 
Created by: Allan Dettweiler
Record added: Jul 26, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 94247268
Abner Bender
Added by: Allan Dettweiler
 
Abner Bender
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